Ganjam: Tension erupted at Berhampur University in Ganjam district after a former student sustained critical injury following a clash between two groups on the premises of the varsity today.
The injured has been identified as Debashish Mishra, a former student of the varsity.
According to sources, some non-students entered the varsity campus when some students protested. Soon a violent clash broke out between the two groups. During this, Mishra sustained injuries and was admitted to the MKCG Medical College and Hospital here for treatment.
Later, the police rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control. The police also detained two students in this connection for questioning and started an investigation into the matter.
Policemen have been deployed to avoid any untoward incident on the premises of the varsity. The situation was under control until the last report came in.