A class 10 girl student in Odisha allegedly took her own life after she was asked to join physical classes at the school which re-opened recently after remaining shut for the past several weeks on account of the pandemic guidelines.
The government and University Grants Commission (UGC) have taken several initiatives to check the incidents of harassment and discrimination of students. UGC (Redressal of Grievances of Students) Regulations,
Malkangiri/Rourkela: Bodies of two students, a schoolboy and the other a college student were found hanging at different places in the State today. In the first incident, a Class VIII boy was found hanging from a tree inside his school hostel premises at Kendragumpha in Malkangiri district. The student has been identified as a resident […]
Jajpur: A class 10 student allegedly committed suicide in Bari of Jajpur district today over poor performance in the Annual Matriculation Examination 2018, conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha. According to sources, the deceased has been identified as Padmalochan Mallick. Padmalochan reportedly scored 263 marks out of a total 600 in the exam, […]
Ganjam: A class 9 student of Sunapalli High School in Kabisuryanagar area of Ganjam district allegedly committed suicide by consuming insecticide after being punished by the school headmaster. The deceased has been identified as Sourav Sahu. According to sources, Sourav was chided by teachers in school for indiscipline. Later, the school headmaster called his parents […]
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) today directed Bhubaneswar DCP Satyabrata Bhoi to submit the probe report on the death of DAV management student Tanya Banerjee within three weeks. The rights body has fixed December 26 for next hearing of the case. Earlier on Wednesday, the Commissionerate Police had recorded the statements of parents […]
Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today recorded the statements of the parents of DAV School of Business Management (DSBM) student Tanya Banerjee, who allegedly committed suicide in the college hostel recently. The statement of Tanya’s mother was recorded at the Capital Police Station today. Her mother alleged that physical and mental torture inflicted by a few […]
Bhubaneswar: A day after a girl student of the DAV School of Business Management (DSBM) here allegedly committed suicide in the college hostel that left the state shocked, the Commissionerate Police today recorded statements of 10 girl students of the college, hostel Superintendent, warden and security guard in connection with the incident. A five-member team […]