Depressed over exam performance, teen ends life

Last Updated: Fri, Mar 15, 2013 17:40 hrs

New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Allegedly depressed because of her poor show in a board exam, a class 12 student committed suicide here Friday , police said.

Kalpana, 19, residing in east Delhi's Usmanpur area had not performed well in her accounts exam held Friday and feared that she might fail.

According to police, the girl returned home in the afternoon after the exam and told her parents that she was afraid of failing in it.

"Her family has told us that she went to her room afterwards... They later found her hanging from the ceiling fan," said a police official.

No suicide note was found at the spot, added the official.

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