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Ragging: Chhattisgarh medical student commits suicide in Raigarh College

RAIPUR: A 19-year-old medical student of Raigarh Medical College committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of his hostel room on Saturday. His parents alleged ragging was suicide trigger.

The student, Nishant Upadhyay, hailed from Varanasi. Police said, Nishant, a first-year student was staying in the hostel for the last one month and came on October 31 after Diwali break.

Investigations revealed he did not attend classes on Friday due to health problems. Officials said the youth locked self in his hostel room. When his friends went to see him, they did not get response despite repeated knocks on his door. The hostel management was informed and they called the police.

Nishant’s body was found hanging from a nylon rope from the ceiling fan in his room when the door was opened. No suicide note was recovered.