Politics Who pushed Fathima Lateef to suicide? Updated : November 19, 2019 02:19 PM IST The IIT student was found hanging in her hostel room on November 09. Fathima had been on the campus for just three months when she became so distressed as to write a note and end her life. What made Fathima different from the many others who had committed suicide in IIT Madras was that Fathima was the topper and had scored good marks. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.