ISLAMABAD – A Lahore-based engineering student was found dead in a mysterious way inside his hostel room in Islamabad on Monday.
Police, after the initial inspection, has called it a suicide case.
According to Express Tribune, Muhammad Hassan was a student of systems engineering at the government-run Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS) Nilore.
The police said the student had hanged himself from an iron rack fixed on the wall using a rope and the body appeared to be two or three days old.
The dorm room, where Hassan lived alone, was locked since Friday evening. On Monday, residents noticed a stench emanating from the room and informed the administration. When the door was opened, the student was found dead hanging inside, the police said.
Hassan, 27, belonged to Lahore. He had received a scholarship and was enrolled in the MS Systems Engineering programme at the PIEAS since November 2016.