Raga Monica a first year engineering student of Sathyabama University committed suicide in her hostel room on 22nd November 2017. She hails from Hyderabad and as she was found indulging in malpractice was sent out of the examination hall.She went to her hostel room and when the other students went after finishing their exams,she was found hanging and was already dead.Following this incident, students went on a rampage, staged a demonstration and set fire to the billboards on the campus.
The girls father lodged a complaint with the police. However the management said that they followed the usual procedure when a student indulged in malpractice. A posse of police personnel have been deployed at the college to bring the situation under control.