Manipuri PhD Student Found Dead In JNU Hostel
Manipuri PhD Student Found Dead In JNU Hostel

A Ph.D student was found dead in his hostel room in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in Delhi, police said on Tuesday.

The deceased identified as J.R Philemon, a resident of Manipur, was found dead by students and security guards on Tuesday evening, when some students noticed foul smell coming from his room.

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They forcefully opened the door and found him dead inside the room, police said.

“Philemon was residing in room no-171 of Brahmaputra Hostel and was not seen from last three days. Police was informed by security control room about his death” a Senior Police officer said.

The case is being investigating, the officer added.