18-yr-old kills self on failing in HSC exams

cities Updated: Jun 01, 2017 23:59 IST

A day after the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) results were announced, an 18-year-old girl hanged herself as she had failed in the exams. The girl Dipti More, who lived in Sion, committed suicide within a couple of hours after the result was declared.

She left a suicide note, in which she apologised to her parents for failing in the exam and stated that as the reason for killing herself. “The girl’s mother was at her native place and her father was at work when she took the drastic step,” said Sushil Kamble, senior police inspector, Wadala T.T police station.

First Published: Jun 01, 2017 23:59 IST