Class 9 student commits suicide in New Delhi reportedly due to exam pressure
In a terrible tragedy, a 16-year-old girl committed suicide in New Delhi as she was unhappy with her low scored in the exams.
The girl was found hanging from the ceiling fan in her room at her flat in Noida. She was studying in a school in Mayur Vihar in New Delhi.
Her parents say that she took the extreme step as she was under immense pressure from teachers and school authorities.
The family had gone out for errands, leaving the child home. When they returned, they found her room locked. They broke the door down and found her dead.
She was rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors declared her dead on arrival.
The family plans to take legal action against the school authorities. Police say they investigate the case after the family files a complaint.