Cuttack: A visually-impaired PhD student of Political Science department of the Ravenshaw University here died after falling from the New Hostel building of the varsity this morning.
The deceased has been identified as Kusadhar Bag, a native of Balangir district.
On receiving information, police reached the spot and sent the body to SCB Medical College Hospital here for post-mortem.
As per preliminary investigation, since Bag was partially blind, he accidentally fell off the hostel building early this morning.
More details in this connection are awaited.