The body of a Malayalee found burnt at IIT Madras; An 11-page suicide note was also found

Chennai: A burnt body has been identified inside the Madras IIT. Unnikrishnan Nair, a Malayalee project coordinator and guest teacher from Ernakulam, died. Kotturpuram police said that a suicide note was found at Unnikrishnan Nair’s residence.

Unnikrishnan Nair lived in Velachery. Authorities found an 11 – page suicide note here. The note states that the cause of the suicide was mental stress. But the post does not mention anyone’s name.

The body was found by students near the hockey ground inside the Madras IIT campus around 8 pm on Thursday. A bottle was found nearby. The body was later identified by the police.

The body has been shifted to Roypet Hospital for postmortem. Kotturpuram police have registered a case of unnatural death.