Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju has asked the Arunachal Pradesh government to constitute an independent inquiry into the death of 22-year-old engineering student Haa Tama who died last week after falling from his hostel building in Rajasthan.
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Rijiju gave this direction to state Chief Minister Pema Khandu and Food and Civil Supplies Parliamentary Secretary Markio Tado and sought a report in the matter during a meeting at New Delhi on Friday.
The Union minister urged the state government to constitute an independent inquiry by a superintendent of police, an official communiqué said in Itanagar on Saturday. Tado also appealed to the Union minister to direct the Rajasthan government to disclose the post-mortem and FSL report.
Khandu assured to take up the matter immediately with Union and Rajasthan governments. Tama, who was pursuing engineering degree at Dr K N Modi University in Tonk district of Rajasthan, died after he fall mysteriously from his hostel room on December 16 last.