Rayagada, May 6: A matric examinee died after allegedly falling off the roof of the residential school hostel in Rayagada.
The incident occurred at Kapapadar under Bishamakatak police limits in Rayagada.
The deceased has been identified as Bharat Bidika of Ghantikhal village, was a Class X student of a residential school at Kopapadar village. He was staying at the school hostel while appearing in the matric examination.
The exact reason behind such an incident has yet to be ascertained.
The authorities informed police after they spotted the boy lying on the ground.They rushed Bharat to Bissam Cuttack Community Health Centre (CHC) where the doctors declared him brought dead.
Being informed police reached the spot and started investigation into the matter.