Konark: In a bizarre incident, a student allegedly hacked a teacher with knife today in Odisha, a day after the latter reprimanded him for coming to the college without wearing uniform.
The incident took place at Nayahat Junior College in Puri district.
According to reports, the accused student, hailing from Niali area, had come to the college sans uniform, following which English lecturer Ratikant Das reprimanded the student.
It was not digested by the accused and he took it as an insult to him. Today while Das was on his way to the college, the student attacked him with a knife. The lecturer was rushed to hospital sustain grievous injury on his right hand.
The college principal has lodged a complaint with police and police have launched probe into the case registering a case.
Police force has been deployed on the college campus to avoid further untoward incident.