A 21-year-old college student Abhishek associated with Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishat, who was facing a police complaint by NSUI members , reportedly committed suicide by hanging in Sringeri town on Tuesday night. Abhishek was a final year B.Com student of JCBM College in Sringeri.
He left a note appealing to his father to forgive him for having a police complaint filed against him, according to the police. The family members found him dead and informed the Sringeri police, who later registered an unnatural death report. Abhishek was associated with Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishat.
The ABVP and NSUI units of the college had differences over inviting Chakravarthi Sulibele, a founder of Yuva Brigade, to deliver a talk on the sacrifice of soldiers, on January 7. The members of NSUI had opposed the participation of Sulibele in the programme however Sulibele did not attend the programme. Both the groups had a heated debate on the issue. and this resulting in NSUI filing an FIR
Huge protests have erupted after the institutional death of Abhishek . Questions are being raised as to what was the nee for an FIR against a student who was innocent as claimed by ABVp in a press release