Moodbidri: A pall of gloom came over a seminar taking place at the Alva’s College here on Friday, when a college girl collapsed during a seminar being held there.
Nivedita (19), daughter of Chandrashekhar of Kengeri in Bengaluru and a student of II BCom, was in the process of presenting her paper at the seminar. As she kept reading, she is said to have suddenly collapsed.
She was immediately taken to the Ayurveda College for first aid and then to a private hospital. But she was already found to have died.
College sources said that she had a history of low blood pressure and had once earlier also collapsed during a seminar.