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An engineering student at a leading University in Bangkok has shot and killed himself in his house in Bangkok’s Bueng Koom district.

Beung Koom police were alerted to the incident very early this morning at a house on Soi Seri Thai 41 in Klong Koom sub-district, at 12.30am.

The 24 year old student was found dead in his bedroom with a gunshot wound to his right temple. A .38 revolver was found in his right hand.

Police said he was studying agricultural engineering at a leading university in Bangkok. He normally stayed at a boarding house but was visiting his parents at the time.

His family speculated that he might have been depressed after failing to graduate following six years of study.

If you or anyone you know is in emotional distress, please contact the Samaritans of Thailand 24-hour hotline: 02 713 6791 (English), 02 713 6793 (Thai) or the Thai Mental Health Hotline at 1323 (Thai).

SOURCE: The Nation

 

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