The body of a
26-year-old research scholar was found hanging from the
Sukanya Poddar, who was pursuing research in
microbiology at the Jadavpur University, was found hanging
from the ceiling fan by means of a ligature at a room on the
Jadavapur Police Station limits, the official said.
Early investigations revealed that Sukanya, who was a
part-time teacher at a nearby college, was to get married
later this year.
"We had to break open the door of the room to find the
woman hanging from the ceiling fan with her face covered in a
black scarf. The body was found at around 11.50 am and was
rushed to the nearby MR Bangur and Hospital where she was
declared 'brought dead' by doctors. We are looking into the
matter," he said.