A student was killed late on Saturday night owing to a gunshot in Jawad of Neemuch. The ongoing process of students' council polls is said to be reason behind the death. The youth Rahul Banjara was hit by a bullet that got fired from gun of Hindu Sena activist Naveen Tiwari, sources said. Earlier Naveen had resorted to firing in air to threaten opposing group in campus polls. His gun got jammed and suddenly fired later hitting Rahul who was standing nearby.
A police officer linked to Vyapam scam, has died. Ajay Singh Pawar, a DSP, who was an accused in the scam, has died. He was admitted to a hospital in Indore, where he passed away. Pawar had got several persons crack recruitment exam with the help of the racket. The figure of deaths goes to 55.
In a major decision, the MP High Court on Wednesday directed the state government to hold students' council elections in private colleges of state too. The direction came while hearing a petition of state unit of the National Students Union of India. The court has directed that the process should be completed within ten days after October 31, when elections are scheduled in government colleges and universities.