Student found murdered in college hostel

BHIMDUTTANAGAR: A student of the Siddhanath Science Campus in Kanchanpur district has been found murdered at his hostel this morning.

The deceased has been identified as Damber Jagri, a permanent resident of Bajhang district.

According to police, Jagri, who was a fourth year BSc student, was found dead with his throat slit in the store room of the hostel.

Some suspects have been arrested in relation to the incident and an investigation is underway, police said.

Jagri was also running the canteen of the campus.

Meanwhile, various students associations have condemned the murder and called for an investigation to find and punish those behind it.