THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A medical student was found hanging in his house at Varkala on Tuesday morning. Nidhin, son of Jayesh and Shiji of Kannampara, near Varkala, was found hanging in his bedroom just before noon, the police said, adding that a suicide was suspected.
Failure to clear a paper that he was repeating is said to be the reason behind the suicide. The police said Nidhin was a first year MBBS student of Kannur Medical College, Anjarakandy. The results of the exam came out on Monday, and he seemed to be in a depressed state since. Jayesh works in the Gulf.