A professor from Madhya Pradesh allegedly committed suicide in a private guest house in Puducherry on Thursday night.
Police told PTI on Friday that Professor Atchudananda Das of the Department of Biology in Sagar university in Madhya Pradesh had come to Puducherry on May 28 and was staying in the guest house.
The guest house management informed the Police when he did not open the door on Friday morning. Police, on breaking open the door, found that the professor committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling.
Police also said a suicide note recovered from the room requested that the last rites be performed in Puducherry.