"I can assure you that some people in the mess where the incident took place are going to lose their jobs," he wrote.
According to The Pioneer, the dead mouse was found in the plate of 18-year-old Jayant Darokar on Tuesday morning at Aravali Boys Hostel.
"On Tuesday morning, between 7:30 to 9:30 breakfast is served to us at the Boys Hostel mess. While we had taken our share of the food, one of the students, Jayant shrieked in terror when he found a small dead rat inside the thick white chutney in his thali," a third year Biochemical Engineering student told The Pioneer.
According to the Hindustan Times, students complained to the hostel officials after which the matter was brought to the attention of the dean students' affairs. "We received a complaint from the students of Aravali (hostel) on Tuesday. They had found a dead rat in the breakfast. We have formed a committee to look into the lapses that lead to this problem," said TR Sreekrishnan, dean students' affair.
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