MUST Student Commits Suicide
A student of Mbarara University of Science and Technology has reportedly committed suicide in her rented room in Mbarara Municipality.
The deceased identified as Villain Asara 25yrs, second year student reportedly committed suicide last night in her rented room in Kyerero cell, Katete ward in Nyamitanga division Mbarara municipality.
According to Samson Kasasira the Rwizi regional police spokesperson, the deceased was witnessed on Sunday holding a rope. She was later blocked by a friend from committing suicide.
Kasasira says that preliminary reports indicate that the deceased had been briefly hospitalized at Butabiika.
The deceased registered a dead year due to mental illness and reported back to campus in August 2018.
Asara’s death could be as a result of stress after thugs broke into her room and stole her laptop and other property last week.
Speaking to some of her friends, she disappeared yesterday and only to be found dead by hanging in her room today morning.
The deceased hails from Mwara Sub County in Arua district.
By the time of filing this story, the deceased’s body was at Mbarara regional referral hospital Mortuary for a postmortem.