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.
Sanaton, who was studying at RIMS, Lamphel in Imphal West was found hanging on March 15 in a suspicious manner.
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 JAC formed to get Justice for Sanaton Athokpam had called for a 24-hour statewide total shutdown in Manipur from 6 pm of April 26.
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.
On Tuesday afternoon, irate mob including women and students stormed the gate of RIMS Administrative Block, demanding immediate suspension of the RIMS director and the warden of RIMS Gents Hostel no 3.
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.
The members of Democratic Students’ Union of Manipur (DESAM), joined the movement for justice to Sanaton Athokpam's death and carried out a protest demonstration on Friday in Imphal.
It is unfortunate that the magisterial inquiry team has not collected any statement from the victim’s family though the inquiry period is to end in two days, said Tikendra Athokpam, father of RIMS student Sanaton who was found hanging in his hostel room.
Sanaton, 22, an MBBS student pursuing his 5th semester at RIMS, Imphal was reportedly found hanging on March 15 at his hostel room in a suspicious manner.
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.
Sanaton Athokpam, the medical student of RIMS who was found dead inside his hostel room on 15 March.