Kozhikode: Govt. A third-year MBBS student at a medical college was found dead on the roadside. The deceased has been identified as a native of Mattancherry, Ernakulam. MS Sarath, son of Sunil Kumar of Mangattuparambil, AK Road, Mattancherry was found dead on the roadside of the college campus this evening.
Passers-by found a student lying down. They were immediately taken to the emergency department of the hospital. But the examination confirmed that he was dead. There are reports of facial injuries. Medical college police arrived on the scene and took further action.
The medical college principal and hospital superintendent rushed to the emergency department. The cause of death is not known. Police have launched an investigation into whether the death was mysterious or a natural death. The body has been shifted to the Medical College Mortuary for further proceedings.