India Chennai students set university on fire after death
Violent protests have broken out at an Indian university over the death of a student who reportedly killed herself after being caught cheating in an exam.
Students at Sathyabhama University in Chennai started burning furniture on their campus late on Wednesday night, local media said.
Protesters claimed that university staff had humiliated the student.
The 18-year-old allegedly hung herself in her room after she was caught cheating and sent out of the hall.
The Times of India quoted a university official as saying that her body was discovered by her twin brother and friends.
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