Student ends life

Student ends life

A final-year BCom student at RBANMS College, who attempted suicide by consuming poison on Wednesday night, died at a hospital on Friday.

Ambarish (22), a native of Chintamani in Kolar district, was residing with his uncle at Jogupalya. He was said to be suffering from respiratory problems and had not passed a subject in the previous semester, police said. He consumed poison on Wednesday night and was rushed to CMH Hospital as soon as the incident came to light.

Youth stabbed to death

A youth was stabbed to death by three men at Bettadasapura in Electronics City police limits on Thursday night.

The deceased has been identified as Vinod (18), a resident of JC Road and native of Hassan. He was working with an automobile spare parts showroom. Police said Vinod was returning home on his bike when the three assailants accosted him and picked a quarrel with him. Vinod thrashed one of them and the trio stabbed him in his chest and abdomen repeatedly. A profusely bleeding Vinod was rushed to St John’s Hospital where he died early on Friday morning. The motive for the murder is yet to be ascertained. 

Police suspect that the assailants wanted to rob Vinod, but ended up stabbing him.