Bhubaneswar: Two Plus III 1st year students of Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology(OUAT) here were allegedly ragged and thrashed by the senior students inside the college premises.
The matter came to light after the victim, Satya Swaroop Nayak’s uncle Jajati Rout lodged a complaint at Siripur police station today.
According to sources, Satya had left the hostel room two months ago after being ragged by the senior students. The situation worsened today when Satya came to attend the class this morning and was allegedly thrashed by the senior students for not staying at the hostel.
In a bid to escape from them, Satya ran to the nearest Siripur police station. On being asked, the victim narrated his ordeal to the police personnel. Following this, the cops alerted Satya’s uncle Jajati, who then reached the spot and lodged a formal complaint.
Similar circumstances were also faced by the other student, who later complained about the same.
On the basis of the complaint, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the incident. So far no detention has been made so far.