Jorhat: Assam Agricultural University Professor found dead, suicide suspected


GUWAHATI: In a suspected case of suicide, a professor of Assam Agricultural University at Jorhat was found dead in his room at the campus on Tuesday. The professor has been identified as Dr. Abhijit Sarma who was teaching at the department of agronomy in the university.

Police recovered the body hanging inside the room and sent for post-mortem. A suicide note has also been recovered from the spot. Meanwhile, police has started investigation into the death of Dr. Sarma.

The death of the professor has descended a pall of gloom among the Assam Agiculture University Fraternity.