New Delhi: Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) PhD scholar J. Muthu Krishnan was found dead at a house in Munirka Vihar on Monday.
He was suffering from depression sources said. Krishnan had recently shared his views on inequality in Social media.
As per sources, he was a friend of Rohit Vemula, who had the research scholar of Hyderabad University, committed suicide on January, 2016.
As per Police, Krishnan’s Facebook posts are being examined and friends, teachers and head of the department’s statements will be recorded soon.
Twenty-eight-year old Krishnan, who was from Tamil Nadu’s Salem district, completed his MPhil from the University of Hyderabad (UoH) in 2015 before joining JNU for his PhD.