The Telegraph reported, that Manish Ranjan belonged to the Siwan district of Bihar, and was a very good student. His friend had cleared the Amazon placements. Manish, ironically cleared the entrance exam of Microsoft, news that came too late for him.
He hung himself from the fan in his hostel room, but did not leave a suicide note.
Though the job scenario and the pressure of placement could be the trigger but not the main cause for the suicide.