11 May 2009 : JAIPUR: In yet another ragging incident in the state, two were beaten up ruthlessly by their seniors at RNT Medical College in Udaipur.
Hathipole police, under whose jurisdiction the college falls, have arrested both the accused. A local court has remanded the accused to judicial custody.
The college has suspended the duo from the college as well as the hostel and barred them from attending classes. Principal secretary, medical education, Lalit Kothari had directed the college administration to constitute an inquiry committee.
According to reports, Sunil Kumar Bhati of Hanumangarh and Gaurav Ladha of Bhilwara, both MBBS first-year students, were returning from the library on Friday evening when Vinod Singh of Sawai Madhopur and Amar Singh of Jhunjhunu stopped them. The latter, who had failed in the first-year examination, asked the former their names and demanded that they stand on their knees.
When Sunil and Gaurav offered resistance, they were beaten up black and blue by the seniors. The juniors reported the matter to Hathipole police, who arrested Vinod and Amar from the hostel premises on Saturday.
The disciplinary committee of college recorded the statement of all students and recommended suspension of the accused. The victims were served notice for not informing the college administration about the incident. Source:Timesofindia