IIT Bombay

IIT-B student who died by suicide had told mother about caste discrimination: chargesheet

He also told his mother during telephonic conversations that the behaviour of fellow students changed when they learned about his caste, it claimed.

published on : 31st May 2023

IIT Bombay student's death: Mumbai Police arrest his batchmate

In a purported suicide note recovered by the SIT on March 3, Solanki had mentioned that "Arman has killed me."

published on : 9th April 2023

IIT Bombay student suicide case: SIT probe confirms deceased's handwriting on suicide note

On March 3, the SIT stumbled upon a "suicide note" in his hostel room in which the deceased had accused one student of harassing and threatening him.

published on : 7th April 2023

IIT Bombay student's death: Darshan's father alleges harassment by cops in FIR registration

Darshan's father, in his letter to the CM, wrote that his family was "completely shocked and disheartened" due to the police "refusing" to register the FIR for almost two weeks now.

published on : 30th March 2023

IIT Bombay student's death: Note naming hostel mate recovered 

The purported suicide note, written on a piece of paper, was recovered from Solanki's hostel room some days ago.

published on : 29th March 2023

IIT-Bombay student's death: Alumni, students' groups write to Dy CM Fadnavis, seek FIR

This letter is written by Ambedkar Periyar Phule Study Circle (APPSC), Ambedkarite Students Collective (ASC) and a concerned alumni group of IIT Bombay.

published on : 22nd March 2023

IIT Bombay student's death: No caste-based discrimination, says inquiry panel

Darshan Solanki's family had claimed he was facing discrimination since he belonged to a Scheduled Caste.

published on : 6th March 2023

Supreme Court asks IIT Bombay to accommodate a Dalit student who is on the verge of losing his seat for failing to pay fees in time

The apex court directed the institute to create a seat, if there is none, to accommodate the student.

published on : 22nd November 2021