Sambalpur Varsity Contractual Worker Who Attempted Self-Immolation Succumbs
Sambalpur: Dinabandhu Mishra, a contractual worker of the Sambalpur University who had attempted self-immolation, died while undergoing treatment on Tuesday night.
Dinabandhu took such an extreme step when the academic council meeting was underway on the university campus on Tuesday.
He was rushed to the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR), Burla, for treatment. After his condition deteriorated, he was referred to the SCB Medical College & Hospital, Cuttack. However, the victim died while being shifted to the SCB Hospital.
Dinabandhu was working as a Technical Assistant on a contractual basis since 1993 at the Sambalpur University.