A first year intermediate student, S. Prasanna Bhargav (16), who was studying in Narayana Residential Junior College, at Gollapudi, died under suspicious circumstances in the college hostel on Saturday. Bhargav was a native of Jaggaiahpet town of Krishna district.

Following a complaint lodged by the boy’s father, S. Sreeramulu, expressing doubt over Bhargav’s death, the One Town police registered a suspicious death case. We are waiting for the post-mortem report, said Sub-Inspector Sk. Jani who is investigating the case.

Meanwhile, the food inspectors of Vijayawada Municipal Corporation collected food samples from the college hostel. Investigation is on.