Depressed over exam performance, teen ends life

Apr 02, 2013, 16:29 IST | Agencies

Dissatisfied with his performance in his exams, a 14-year-old allegedly committed suicide by consuming a poisonous substance.

Depressed over his poor show in the annual exam, a class 9 student allegedly commited suicide by consuming some poisonous substance in Kot Ise Khan area in the district, police said today.

Depressed over exam performance, teen ends life
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Hardeep Singh (14), a resident of Brahmke village, consumed some poisonous substance and started vomitting last evening following which he was rushed to a nearby nursing home, where he died during the treatment late last night.

No suicide note has been recovered so far. A case has been registered in this regard while further probe is on, police added. 

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