Class X girl commits suicide, kin blames friend
Kolkata: A Madhyamik examinee committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of a room in her house on Friday morning at Shibpur in Howrah.
The girl's family members alleged that she committed suicide because her best friend had started misbehaving with her.
Police said that the girl committed suicide when her parents were busy in their household work. She had locked a room from inside and hanged herself from the ceiling.
Her family members knocked on the door repeated times but there was no response from her. So they broke open the door to find her body hanging from the ceiling.
The police were informed. Policemen from the nearest police station rushed to the spot and brought the body down. They sent the body for an autopsy.
The girl with whom the deceased was closely related had been trying to avoid her for the past few weeks and according to her family members, it was the root cause of
Her family members told the police that the girl had not been behaving properly for the past few days and she was even speaking less to her parents.
The girl was a student of a well-known school in the area and her best friend was also her classmate. Her family members said to the police that the girl's friend had almost stopped talking to her.
The girl's friend also had a friendship with a boy of the locality and it was being alleged that the deceased girl had been threatened by both her best friend and
They had even threatened her saying that they would tell the teachers that she had cheated while giving an examination that was held recently.
The girl was suffering from depression and couldn't speak out her problems properly even to her parents.
The police will speak to other friends of the girl to ascertain whether the allegations were true.