As many as seven students from PSG College of Technology in Coimbatore have been arrested for allegedly ragging and assaulting their junior.
The victim, a second-year engineering student at PSG College of Technology, was reportedly subjected to assault by his seniors, during which they also forcibly shaved his head.
A police officer, who spoke to India Today TV, said, “The second-year engineering student was being harassed and blackmailed by the senior students in the last few days. On Monday, they took him to a room where he was assaulted for hours.”
He said, “The seniors used a belt to hit the junior student and there were abrasions on his body.”
The victim filed a complaint, after which police initiated a case, leading to the arrest of seven students from the college. The college management has assured its full cooperation with any legal actions in the matter.