A 30-year-old research assistant at Indian Council of Social Science Research(ICSSR), Jawaharlal Nehru University(JNU) died after he fell while rock climbing in the campus, according to the police.
The research assistant has been identified as Praveen Tiwari, a resident of the varsity’s Brahmaputra Hostel, the police said.
As quoted by PTI, a senior police officer said, “He slipped and fell and was taken to a hospital where he was declared brought dead. There was no foul play as his friend was recording a video, which has captured the incident.”
Tiwari was a resident of Jabalpur and had recently joined ICSSR.