Jeypore, Jan 15: A PG second year student of Central University died while playing cricket today. The deceased has been identified as Bharat Harijan, a native of Nabaranagapur district.
As per reports, the deceased an MA student of Odia literature felt unwell during a cricket match. “He complained of breathing problems and later fell on the ground. We rushed him to the nearest hospital where he was declared received dead,” said a friend of the deceased.
Police have started an investigation into the incident. “We have sent the body for post-mortem to ascertain the cause of death. We have also informed his family members and they are on their way to Jeypore,” said a police official.