Another institutional murder of Dalit Student in Tamil Nadu.

Ajith Kumar,a second year civil engineering student at St. Joseph College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur, Kancheepuram District died mysteriously in his hostel room on 7.3.16 night. Students have reported that casteism was rampant there.

His body is kept in Kancheepuram Govt Hospital mortuary.

A big protest is going on right now. 500 persons including students of the college, Makkal Mandram, Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi, CPM, CPI and others are participating.

Protesters at the Kanchipuram govt hospital are refusing to take possession of the body until FIR’s under Atrocities Act are filed against St.Joseph’s administration heads.

Photos from the ongoing protest

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