JNU PhD scholar falls to death while rock climbing without ropes
Wed, Jan 02, 2019, 11:08 AM
A 30-year-old PhD scholar from Jawaharlal Nehru University died after falling off a rock in the ridge area next to the campus, popularly known as Parthasarathy Rocks, on Sunday. The deceased identified as Praveen Tiwari. While climbing the rock, the rock he has held support has crumbled. He fell into a ditch and his head hit a stone leading to severe injuries. He was shifted to hospital where doctors declared him dead. The incident took place when Tiwari’s friend making a video of him climbing the rocks.