Four students arrested for ragging junior, threatening lecturer

Mangaluru, Mar 5 (Agency) Four students have been arrested in connection with a case of ragging of a junior student and assault on a college principal, City Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar said on Friday. Speaking to reporters the Commissioner said third year Engineering students of Srinivas College of Mukka, namely Muhammad Bazil, K H Shameel, Sambhram Alva and Ashwin Johnson had reportedly ragged a first year student of the same college following which the student had complained to the Dean.

The accused students were subsequently suspended. Meanwhile, it was alleged that the accused students threatened a lecturer and even threatened him. Based on the separate complaints of the student as well as the lecturer, the police arrested the four accused students, the Commissioner said.