Ragging returns? 2 engineering students arrested

Bhubaneswar: Two engineering students were arrested and forwarded to court on Tuesday for alleged involvement in ragging on college premises.

One of the arrested, Soven Sibhoi, has been identified as the son of ex-MLA of Titlagarh. Later, police arrested Soven’s friend Banasankar Das who was also involved in the incident.

The duo had allegedly ragged and injured a first year student after which a complaint was lodged against them.

“A case was registered following the incident. We have arrested two students and they are being interrogated. Strict action will be taken against those responsible,” said Satyabrata Bhoi, Bhubaneswar DCP.