Ragging-hit student ends life by falling under train

An engineering student of CMR College at Medchal on Monday night allegedly committed suicide by falling under a train at Waddepally in Warangal district.

The deceased was identified as Sainath, a native of Mancherial in Adilabad district. It is learnt that Sainath resorted to the extreme step as he was not able to bear ragging torture by his seniors in the college.

The police rushed to the spot and shifted the body to MGM general hospital at Warangal. Sainath also left a note stating that he was forced to end his life as the college management failed to take action against those torturing him by ragging. The police seized the letter and investigating in various angles.

Meanwhile, the students unions expressed concern over the suicide of Sainath and alleged that the College management had miserably failed to curb ragging in the college. The student leaders bemoaned that Sainath would not have committed suicide had the college management took timely steps to control the menace. (NSS)