After Rohith Vemula hung himself on campus at his university in Hyderabad, another student who has been charged by the police for playing a role in the suicide disappeared. Susheel Kumar, a leader of the BJP's student wing, the ABVP. In August, he filed a police complaint stating that Mr Vermula and four other students had assaulted him and kicked him in the stomach. The complaint, which also resulted in a court case and two university inquiries, is being cited by hundreds of protesting students as one of the main triggers for Mr Vemula's suicide. The other, they allege, is the pressure put on university officials by Union Minister Bandaru Dattatraya, to act against Mr Vemula.