IIT-M expressed grief over the death in a statement
"It is with deep grief and sadness that IIT Madras has to inform the passing away of a first-year undergraduate student of Humanities and Social Sciences Department, last night (Friday, November 8)," a statement from IIT Madras said.
"IIT Madras faculty, staff and students extend their deepest condolences to the family, friends, and other near and dear ones of the deceased student," it added.
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