Manipur: Tragic Demise of Sikkim Medical Student at RIMS Imphal Sparks Investigation

An unfortunate incident at RIMS Imphal as 32-year-old medical student from Sikkim, Baktaraj Sharma, found dead in hostel room.
Manipur: Tragic Demise of Sikkim Medical Student at RIMS Imphal Sparks Investigation

IMPHAL: In a somber incident, the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) Imphal is shrouded in grief following the discovery of the lifeless body of 32-year-old medical student Baktaraj Sharma. Hailing from Ranka Lower Lingdum East Sikkim, Baktaraj Sharma, the son of Delliraj Sharma, was pursuing postgraduate studies at RIMS.

Hospital officials revealed that the tragic discovery occurred on Monday afternoon when Baktaraj Sharma was found dead on his hostel room bed. The circumstances surrounding his untimely demise remain unclear, prompting an official investigation. The deceased's body currently rests in the mortuary of the Institute as authorities delve into the details surrounding his death.

The postgraduate medical student's passing has sent shockwaves through the community, leaving family, friends, and colleagues in mourning. As the news unfolded, reports identified Baktaraj Sharma as a promising medical professional with a bright future ahead. The tight-knit medical community at RIMS is grappling with the loss of a fellow colleague, and condolences pour in for the grieving family.

Officials have registered a case, and an official inquiry is actively underway to ascertain the cause of Baktaraj Sharma's sudden and tragic demise. The nature of the investigation suggests a focus on determining whether the death was violent or unexpected. In the wake of this heartbreaking incident, the medical institute is collaborating with law enforcement to gather information and shed light on the circumstances leading to the unfortunate event.

As the investigation unfolds, the RIMS community remains in solidarity, offering support to one another during this difficult time. The details of the case are closely guarded as authorities work diligently to provide answers and closure to the grieving family. The broader medical community reflects on the challenges faced by individuals in the demanding field of medicine, emphasizing the need for mental health awareness and support within academic and professional settings.


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