Peshawar: A student of Peshawar Medical College, allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at the varsitys hostel on Thursday.

According to PMC Dean, the deceased Tehseen Anjum was found hanging in his hostel room.

Anjum was a final-year medical student and hailed from Mardan district.

However, the cause of his suicide is not known as there was no note or message left behind. The police said the investigation has been started and the family would decide about registration of the FIR.

This is the second suicide incident of a medical student in current year.

Earlier, a student of Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro, allegedly committed suicide in the varsitys hostel on January 17 by shooting himself in the head.