Bandaru Dattatreya booked for abetment HCU student suicide

student-centralUnion Minister Bandaru Dattatreya charged with abetting suicide after scholar allegedly committed suicide in University of Hyderabad

Rohith Vemula, 26, a doctorate student at the Hyderabad Central University, was found hanging as he was banned from two weeks ago.

Rohit wrote: “No one is responsible for my act of killing myself… Do not shed tears for me. Know that I am happy dead than being alive,I wanted to become a science writer. But this is my last piece of writing.”

Bandaru Dattatreya faces charges of abetting Rohith’s suicide. Students allege that his letter to Education Minister Smriti Irani in August led to “discriminatory” action taken against him and four other Dalit scholars.

Student were agitating against VC, Students report tension on HCU campus as protestors don’t allow police to remove body of Rohit from hostel where he allegedly killed himself.Students unions have called bandh Mon demanding justice for Rohit