Deceased Bolangir Medico’s Kin Allege Murder
Bolangir: The family of the deceased medical student of Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital, on Saturday alleged that he was murdered.
The deceased identified as Nishant Kumar, a native of Haryana was residing in the New Boys hostel of the medical college in Bolangir.
According to reports, Nishant’s mother, who reached Bolangir along with other family members on Saturday, alleged that his son was murdered after being subjected to ragging and harassment at the college hostel.
“My son was psychologically tormented and later murdered. He had cleared NEET without any coaching in the first attempt. Due to ragging and torture by seniors, he was not able to concentrate on studies and prepare the schedule,” said deceased Nishant’s mother.
“I used to call my son daily. He was crying due to harassment. When I asked Nishant to report the matter to the authorities, he stopped me saying that seniors would torture him more for complaining. Two days back, the seniors had abused him and was mentally very disturbed,” Nishant’s mother added.
The family members also alleged that the seniors had made some WhatsApp group and used to call the juniors for ragging at late night hours.