The ten students of Michael Madhusudan Memorial College in Durgapur, who were prevented from entering the campus and attend classes since they protested ragging attempts and lodged the complaint last month, entered college campus yesterday (December 11) under police protection to fill up university registration form.
Dead body of a second-year biotechnology student of National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur was spotted by hostel inmates between hostel number 1 and 2 of NIT Durgapur campus yesterday (27th September) at 7.30 am, with face down and hands folded. Body has been sent for post-mortem and forensic study.
Trouble broke out on August 21 at the National Institute of Technology (NIT) in Durgapur when a second-year electronics engineering student of NIT, Kushal Kumar Meena, allegedly stabbed his batchmate Tarun Kumar Sharma repeatedly in his hostel room, unable to take taunts and casteist remarks any longer.
Posters put up by Trinamool Chhatra Parishad leaders stating the names of committee members of the students’ union of the college they have set up unilaterally without elections have been removed by college officials stating, no student union could be set up without elections and the state government had banned for the time being such polls.
Suman Karmakar of Ramkrishna Pally Vivekananda Vidyapith of Durgapur, a slum dweller from an extremely poor background has stunned everyone by getting A+ grade in Madhyamik exam this year. However, he is now in doubt as to whether he will be able to continue higher studies because of his family’s extreme poor financial background.