The officer, 25, was found hanging from the ceiling in his flat in Delhi, police said. (Representational)
An Indian Engineering Services (IES) was found dead on Saturday in the southwest Delhi's Munirka area.
Pranav Tiwari, 25, was found hanging from the ceiling in his room by his flatmates, police said.
Pranav, a native of Rewa district in Madhya Pradesh, was living with his three friends – Dheeraj Pandey, Devender Patel and Vivek – in Munirka, police said.
On Saturday evening, Pranav was alone at the flat. A senior police officer said two of his students had gone to a mall.
They arrived at 9 pm, they found the door locked from inside.
The team said, they arranged for the ladder. They saw Pranav hanging from the ceiling, brought him down and took him to a nearby hospital, he said.
At the hospital, he was declared brought dead. No external injury was found on the body, police said.
According to his flatmates, Pranav was suffering from depression, adding that the investigation is underway.