School boy dies under treatment, family allege negligence by school authorities
Kalahandi: Palpable tension prevailed in Bhawanipatna DHH after a student of the Aadhamunda Residential School in Kalahandi district died while undergoing treatment today.
The deceased was identified as Ashish Majhi, a resident of Kholandi village under the Thuamul-Rampur block in the district.
According to sources, Ashish fell ill late last night and was immediately rushed to the district headquarters hospital. However, he succumbed to illness on Thursday morning while undergoing treatment.
Enraged over this, family members of the deceased boy blamed the school authorities of negligence and demanded a high-level probe into the incident.
They have also lodged a complaint with police against the school authorities in this regard, sources said.