Depressed over 10th results, boy ends life in Nagarkurnool

By Author  |  Published: 17th May 2018  4:53 pmUpdated: 17th May 2018  5:09 pm

Nagarkurnool: In yet another incident of a child committing suicide due to poor performance in exams, a SSC Class X student committed suicide after failing in the SSC Board Examinations for which results were released recently.

According to local people and police, Mahesh (15) a Class X student and a resident of Padira mandal headquarters in Nagarkurnool district resorted to the extreme step on Wednesday, after being depressed ever since the results were declared.

He consumed poison to end his life. His body was shifted to Amrabad Government Hospital on Wednesday for post-mortem. Police have booked a case and are investigating.