Striking students of ‘School of Nursing' in the city called off their agitation on Wednesday following the promises by the authorities concerned.

Berhampur Sub-Collector Ajit Mishra and principal of MKCG Medical College held discussions with the agitating students to pacify them. The principal of the nursing college was ordered to go on leave till further orders and a clerk of the institute was transferred back to his original department. Agitating students had come up with grave allegations of corruption against the management of the institute and wanted the present principal to be removed. The authorities also promised for investigation into the corruption charges.