Coimbatore: A Malayali student committed suicide by jumping from the fourth floor of the college hostel here on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Lakshmi (26), native of Kochi.

Lakshmi was a post graduate student at PSG Medical College in Peelamedu. She committed suicide at 11 am by jumping from the fourth floor of the hostel.

Though Lakshmi was rushed to the intensive care unit of the medical college, she succumbed to her injuries by 1 pm. The reason for the suicide is not clear.