Scientist commits suicide in Bengaluru


A trainee scientist have allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the 12th floor of his office building. The dead scientist Bhavesh Jaiswal, was from Madhya Pradesh. He worked at Mu Sigma, a data analytics and decision sciences company. However the reason for his suicide is not yet assessed. Police were retrieving his call records and messages to reach a conclusion. Harassment at the work place is not yet ruled out.

A statement from Mu Sigma read: “We are deeply saddened and shocked by the passing away of one of our employees. He was a Trainee Decision Scientist, who had joined Mu Sigma in the latter part of 2017. We have informed his family. They are, understandably, in a state of shock. Our thoughts are with them in this terrible time. We do not have any further information at this point, and will be working with the authorities to assist them.”