: Residents of Kohinoor village protested outside the gram panchayat office after a girl died at Morarji Desai School in the village in Basava Kalyan taluk on Monday.

Shanta Ishwar, 14, was suffering from fever since Sunday. The hostel warden informed the girl’s mother, who tried to take her to the government hospital in Humnabad where she was declared ‘brought dead’. Protesters complained that the school had not provided her with immediate medical care. Dalit Sangharsha Samiti leadrs Devidas Sajjan, and Ratikant Sirsiwadi protest.

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