A student of Class 11on Friday allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in his house in Ambedkar Nagar in Giaspura area.
Sherpur police said Aadarsh Singh, a student of Aadarsh Senior Secondary School, Dholewal, was upset after having failed the exam. The result was declared on March 31.
ASI Nirbhay Singh said Adarsh was alone at home when he hanged himself.
The officer said Adarsh’s parents had to break open the door of his room after returning from Chandigarh where they had gone for treatment of their elder son.