Suicide Med For Depression 03/03/2010 India Professor at University Jumps From Building
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||Professor at University Jumps From Building
Last paragraph reads: "The professor was under depression for the past ten years and was under medication," the official said."
STAFF WRITER 20:47 HRS IST
New Delhi, Mar 3 (PTI) A 63-year-old professor of the prestigious St Stephens College allegedly jumped to death from the second floor of his south Delhi residence, apparently due to depression.
Mahesh Chander Jain, Professor in Chemistry department, was found dead on the courtyard of his residence in Greater Kailash by his wife at around 8:30 am and police suspect that he jumped from the window of a second floor room, a senior police official said.
A suicide note has been recovered from Jain's possession in which he claimed that no one else is responsible for his death and he was taking the extreme step as he was depressed.
"The professor was under depression for the past ten years and was under medication," the official said.