Body Of Girl Student Found Hanging in Visva Bharati Hostel


Bolpur: The body of a girl student of the open air school run by Visva Bharati University was found hanging at her hostel room on Thursday, police said.

The Class 12 student was found hanging at Madhabi Hostel for girls in the morning, a senior police official of Birbhum district said. The deceased has been identified as Rini Ghosh. Amit Hazra, the officiating registrar of Viswa Bharati, said, : When her roommates returned they found the room locked from inside. Our security persons broke open the door and found the body hanging from the ceiling. Police have sent the body for postmortem.”

Nikunja Ghosh, her father, said, “ My daughter was very lively. She never suffered from any depression. I want proper depression.”

The girls’ hostel of Patha Bhavan is located within the Visva Bharati campus. All the hostels have adequate security cover for 24 hours, a top university official said, confirming the incident.