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IIT Bombay suicide: Darshan Solanki told mother about caste discrimination, says chargesheet

Solanki's mother's statement is part of the chargesheet filed by the city police on Tuesday before a special court for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act

Published on 1st June 2023

NCSC takes cognisance of IIT Bombay student Darshan Solanki's suicide

Students had alleged that Solanki's suicide was "institutional murder" stemming from caste discrimination

Published on 31st May 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay suicide: Chargesheet filed against accused student Arman Khatri

The chargesheet was filed in a special court for cases under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act

Published on 30th May 2023

Three months after Darshan Solanki's suicide, IIT Bombay takes steps to reduce stress on first-year students

It was on February 12 that Darshan Solanki, hailing from Ahmedabad, jumped off the hostel building which was on the campus of IIT Bombay

Published on 13th May 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay suicide: Sessions Court grants bail to accused student Armaan Iqbal Khatri

While granting the bail, the local court remarked that there was no evidence of abetment to suicide against Khatri

Published on 10th May 2023

IIT Bombay student suicide: Mumbai special court sanctions extension of hostel mate’s police remand

The extension was justified on grounds of the ongoing investigation by the Mumbai Special Investigation Team

Published on 14th April 2023

IIT Bombay suicide case: Was Darshan Solanki threatened with a cutter by batchmate?  

The cutter, allegedly used to threaten Darshan Solanki, was recovered from his batchmate’s room


Published on 13th April 2023

IIT Bombay Darshan Solanki's suicide: SIT arrests accused batchmate

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

Published on 10th April 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay suicide: SIT probe confirms Darshan Solanki's handwriting on suicide note

The police received a report from a handwriting expert confirming this fact, an institute official informed

Published on 7th April 2023

Father of deceased IIT B student Darshan Solanki writes to CM alleging harassment from police

The letter, written on Wednesday, also said the family was "completely shocked and disheartened" by the attitude of the police

Published on 30th March 2023

IIT Bombay student Darshan Solanki's death: Kin says no info on suicide note

The SIT led by Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Lakhmi Gautam has found the 'suicide note' from Darshan's room over a month after his death which sparked off a huge furore

Published on 28th March 2023

IIT Bombay student suicide: Police refuses to register FIR by Solanki’s family

 The Powai police station has asked Darshan Solanki's family members to go to the SIT after they attempted to file a case against IIT Bombay for caste discrimination

Published on 16th March 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay: Students demand Open House on Darshan Solanki's death

Taking to Twitter, the APPSC, a student organisation at IIT Bombay, has expressed its ire

Published on 10th March 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay student suicide: Harking back at similar death and interim report in 2014, students express dissatisfaction with inquiry committee

"This report is the most unscientific document to come from a scientific institution," writes the Amebdkar Periyar Phule Study Circle (APPSC), a student organisation on Twitter

Published on 8th March 2023

#WhatTheFAQ: Caste-based discrimination or academic struggle — what led to Darshan Solanki's suicide? The story so far...

The recent interim report of the investigation committee by IITB concluded that deterioration in academic performance was the reason for Solanki’s suicide, a claim that APPSC and his family vehemently

Published on 8th March 2023

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