Students jump out of moving train

Published: 14th July 2012 12:11 PM  |   Last Updated: 14th July 2012 12:11 PM   |  A+A-

The police are yet to take action on the ragging incidents reported in the district on Thursday.

Ibrahim Asar, 17, and Shanid, 17, students of Meridian College in Mangalore, were injured when they jumped out of a moving train to escape ragging by a gang in the Cheruvathur-Mangalore Passenger train on Thursday morning.

In another incident, Shirafath, 16, a student of VHSE Iriyanni, was beaten up outside the campus when he was trying to escape from a group of ragging seniors in the college. Both of them were admitted to the  Kasargod General Hospital.

According to Asar, he was a target of senior students in the train several times. But on Thursday, Asar and Shanid jumped out of the train to escape from the gang as the train had just started moving from the Kasargod station. 


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp