Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that a ragging case has come to light, wherein a student of Dibrugarh University jumped from the hostel building.
Taking to the microblogging site Twitter, Assam CM tweeted, “It has come to notice that a Dibrugarh University student is hurt in an alleged case of ragging. A close watch was maintained and follow-up action was coordinated with the district admin. Efforts on to nab the accused, the victim being provided medical care”.
“Appeal to students, say NO to Ragging,” he added.
A student of Dibrugarh University allegedly jumped from the second floor of a hostel building on Saturday night after being depressed with ragging by his seniors for the last few days.
The student is currently undergoing treatment in a private hospital.