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Dalit girl attempts suicide as parents fail to deposit fees

PTI  Muzaffarnagar, May 08, 2013
First Published: 17:22 IST(8/5/2013) | Last Updated: 17:24 IST(8/5/2013)

An undergraduate dalit girl student allegedly attempted suicide after her parents failed to deposit her college fees at Athai village, police said on Wednesday.

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Anita, 20, jumped into Ganga canal on Tuesday after her parents, who are farmers, failed to submit her second semester college fees due to financial problems, they said.

The girl, a student of BCA at local S D Management college, was rescued from the canal by villagers and handed over to her parents, they added.


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