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17-year-old girl kills self after failing in Class X exams

Press Trust of India  |  Bhopal 

A girl student allegedly committed suicide after she failed in her Class X exams results of which were announced today, police said.

Bhavna Raikwar hanged herself in the kitchen of her house at Bhoipura locality here, said station Inspector

The 17-year-old came to know that she had failed in three subjects. Devastated by the result, she went into the kitchen of her house and hanged herself to an overhead hook using her 'dupatta' (stole) as a noose, he said.

The today announced the results of Class X exams.

The body has been sent for a post-mortem, Singh said.

A case has been registered and further investigations were on, the added.

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First Published: Mon, May 14 2018. 17:55 IST