Tag: Ragging

Winking in colleges could attract punishment!

Bhubaneswar: Actress Priya Prakash Varrier’s cute winks might have turned her into an instant social media sensation but attempting something similar on college campuses in Odisha will surely drag you into trouble. The higher education department, in an effort to prevent cases of ragging and eve teasing in educational institutes across the state, has brought in a […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Ragging at VSSUT: Accused students face action

Sambalpur: Despite strict guidelines set by bodies like University Grants Commission (UGC) to stop ragging incidents across the country, the menace is yet to stop. In one such incident at Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology (VSSUT) in Sambalpur of Odisha, one student has been penalised with a ‘year back’ for ragging 2nd year students […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Student alleges ragging by seniors at Ravenshaw hostel

Cuttack: A student of Ravenshaw University today lodged a police complaint alleging ragging by his seniors over a social media post. The victim identified as a second year Sanskrit student Suryakant Mohapatra, in his complaint at the Malgodown police station alleged that he was assaulted by a group of seniors from the MBA department inside […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Girl students of engineering college allege ragging by seniors

Kendujhar: Girl students of Keonjhar degree engineering college on Thursday alleged that they were ragged by senior girl students of the hostel while one of the victim students was admitted to hospital after complaining of sickness following ragging. Sources informed that the students were ragged by the seniors over some issues pertaining to power cut […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Shreyas Death: Parents displeased over chargesheet filed by AP police

Bhubaneswar/Vizag: The family members of Shreyas Kesharwani, who allegedly died due to ragging at a college in Visakhapatnam, have expressed their displeasure over the chargesheet filed by the Andhra Pradesh police in connection with the case. Shreyas’ parents alleged that the PM Palem police of Andhra Pradesh that is investigating the case, has not included […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Ragging horror: Odia student had 'multiple internal injuries’

Bhubaneswar: Odia student Shreyas Kesharwani had suffered injuries to heart resulting in his death, revealed post mortem report that was submitted to the team of Visakhapatnam police by Capital Hospital authorities on Friday. The startling revelation could now possibly act as a major piece of evidence and change the course of investigation into the death […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Vizag police in Odisha to probe Odia student death

Bhubaneswar: A three-member team of Vizag police visited Chandrasekharpur police station today and collected information on the death of Odia student Shreyas allegedly due to ragging at college hostel in Visakhapatnam. The team led by IIC of PM Palem police station in Vizag also visited the hospital where Shreyas was undergoing treatment. The investigating officials […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Vizag police to visit Odisha today to probe ragging death

Bhubaneswar: A team of police from Visakhapatnam will meet the father of ragging victim Shreyas Keshwani who died after being beaten up by senior students at Sri Chaitanya Junior College hostel there. The team led by inspector in-charge of PM Palem police station will also subsequently visit the hospitals in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela where the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Ragging Horror: Odisha police leave for Vizag to probe Odia student's death

Sambalpur: A team of Sambalpur police today left for Vishakhapatnam to collect information on the death of an Odia student of Sri Chaitanya Junior College in Marikavalasa after alleged ragging by hostel inmates. The family members of the deceased lodged a complaint at the Gadaposa police outpost here two days ago. Meanwhile, the PM Palem police […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Ragging horror: Beaten up by hostel inmates, student dies

Sambalpur: Tension prevailed at Garposh village in the district after locals today called for a bandh protesting inhuman ragging of a student that led to his death on Saturday. The student was earlier allegedly ragged by his friends at the hostel of a college at Visakhapatnam. The student Shreyas Kesharwani (Omm) was beaten up by […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Medical students stage all-night dharna over alleged ragging by seniors

Berhampur: The second year medical students of MKCG Medical College and Hospital here staged an all-night dharna in front of the college alleging ragging by their seniors. As per reports, the third year medical students barged into the second year students’ hostel last night and allegedly tortured them physically. They even cut hair of the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
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 […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Ragging: Ex-MLA Surendra Singh Bhoi's son, friend arrested

Khurda: Probing into the alleged ragging of a first year student of a private engineering college in Baniatangi area of Khurda, police today arrested Titlagarh ex-MLA Surendra Singh Bhoi’s son Sobhen and his friend. Sobhen and his classmate Baba Shankar Das, both third year students of the institute, were arrested after the duo was found […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Ragging returns? Juniors allege torture by seniors in engineering college

Khurda: An incident of ragging reported from a private engineering college in Baniatangi of the district has raised questions over efficacy of law in the state. First year students of the institution have alleged they have been ragged by third year students on the campus for past few days. Protesting the humiliation, the students on […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Eardrum of JNV student ruptured after alleged ragging by seniors

Phulbani: Eardrum of a student of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV), Tudipaju, under Phulbani Tehsil in Kandhamal district, has ruptured after alleged beating and ragging by seniors. Plus Two students of the school had allegedly thrashed a ninth class student due to which the latter was severely injured and his eardrum was ruptured. He has also […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021