Tuesday, April 20, 2010

PGIMER doctor found dead, family cries foul

Chandigarh, Apr 19 (PTI) A resident doctor of the prestigious PGIMER here was found dead in his hostel compound under mysterious circumstances today with his parents alleging that he died due to ragging.

The body of 25-year old Nagedra AV hailing from Bangalore was found in the compound of the hostel in which he was residing, police said.

Nagendra had joined the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research here about two months back and was working with blood transfusion medicine deparmtment of the institute.

Though police suspect it to be a case of suicide, the parents of the doctor alleged that their son died due to ragging.

A Reddy, father of the deceased, alleged that only yesterday he had received a call from his son that he was finding it difficult to continue in the institute due to ragging.

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