A shocking incident of ragging has come to light at Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College and Hospital in Barpeta. The newly admitted students were allegedly forced by their senior students to cut their hairs short.
The incident came to light after several MBBS students were spotted outside the saloons in Bhakatpara area in Barpeta on Tuesday evening. On being asked, the students informed that their seniors have asked them to cut their hairs short.
However, the principal of the medical college in a shocking statement said that the incident cannot be categorized under ragging. Meanwhile, a committee has been formed under the vice principal of the college to investigate the incident.