Ludhiana: A 22-year-old girl committed suicide by jumping in Sidhwan canal near Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). The body was fished out of the canal on Tuesday morning.
The deceased has been identified as Manpreet Kaur, a resident of Nabha in Patiala district. She was pursuing the course of Operation Theater (OT).
According to information, the victim was missing since Monday evening. On Tuesday morning, some onlookers after spotting a body floating in canal raised an alarm. On being informed cops from PAU police station reached the spot and initiated investigation in the case. The police have identified the deceased on the basis of the I-card recovered from her pocket.
Investigation officer in the case said that the parents of the deceased had been informed and an action will be taken according to their statement. Meanwhile, the body has been sent to the Civil Hospital for post mortem.
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