An Assistant Professor of National Institute of Technology-Rourkela and his wife Malini were found dead inside their official residence on campus. The incident took place in Odisha's Rourkela on August 17. Rasu Jaybalan was professor of Life Sciences department in NIT Rourkela. While speaking to ANI, Police official said, "Suicide note was recovered from the spot. It mentions they were distressed as they had no child."