Sunday, November 20, 2011

Engineering student ''fakes'' ragging

Guntur (AP), Oct 23 (PTI) Allegedly upset over admonishment by his father for ignoring studies, a student of a private polytechnic college in the district today "faked" ragging and tried to blame it on senior students, police said.

G Gopi Vijaya, a first year student of a polytechnic college in Chilakaluripet town of the district, consumed a small quantity of pesticide in his hostel room and created a scene alleging he was ragged by senior students who made him to consume pesticide, they said.

According to police, Gopi was admonished by his father for neglecting studies and faked the entire incident.

He was rushed to a private hospital and is "out of danger," they said.

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