Lamphelpat Police stated that the body of Sanaton had started to decompose due to irregular power supply and hot weather, thereby causing serious health hazards to the staff, doctors and public residing around the mortuary complex.
The bandh was imposed across the state, demanding swift delivery of justice for late Sanaton Athokpam, a medical student who died allegedly under mysterious circumstances at RIMS hostel, Imphal.
The justice committee also appealed to all the civil bodies, student bodies and public of both hills and valley to support and take part in the proposed shutdown.
Sanaton Athokpam, 22, son of Tekendra Athokpam of Khurai Thangjam Leikai, Imphal East, an MBBS students at RIMS of 3rd semester student was found hanging at his room on March 15.
Sanaton Athokpam, a medical student of RIMS was found dead under mysterious circumstances in his hostel room on March 15.
Sanaton Athokpam, a medical student of Regional Institute of Medical Science (RIMS) was found hanging inside his hostel room in a suspicious manner on march 15.