Balangir: Police recovered the body of a girl student of Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital hanging from a window inside the ladies’ hostel on Wednesday night.
The deceased Nirupama Nanda, a native of Talapalipada of Balangir, was a second-year student.
The college authorities informed her family in the night. The body was removed from the window once they arrived in presence of the police and later taken to the hospital, where the doctors pronounced the girl as brought dead.
While it is not yet known whether it is a case of suicide or murder, family members and the medical college authorities have refused to speak to the media.
The body of the deceased girl student will be handed over to the family members after postmortem on Thursday, police said.