Telangana students’ gang ‘kill’ hosteller for ‘advising’ junior

Venkat was killed by the seven students who also stay at the hostel and are studying for intermediate and degree courses, police said.

BySouth First Desk

Published Mar 05, 2024 | 9:15 AMUpdatedMar 05, 2024 | 9:15 AM


A 21-year-old degree student was allegedly beaten up and strangled to death by seven students, including a minor, for advising an intermediate first-year student to study rather than cheat in the ongoing exams. The police said seven students, including the junior student’s brother, were arrested for Venkat’s death at a state-run hostel in Telangana’s Nizamabad.

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