Girl jumps off second floor of building in suicide attempt
Kolkata: A Class XII girl from Madhyamgram Girls' High School tried to commit suicide by jumping off from the second floor of the school building.
The incident that took place on Friday morning triggered tension among the other students of the school.
The victim who received injuries on various parts of her body was rushed to the Barasat District hospital after the incident. It was learnt that the girl suddenly jumped off of the second floor when the class was going on. The school staff along with the other classmates rescued the her and took her to the hospital. Some of the school students fell ill after seeing the incident.
It was learnt that the victim, a resident of Abdalpur area in Madhyamgram was suffering from mental depression for the past few days. On June 24, she married a local youth going against the decision of her family members.
The family members of the victim lodged a complaint at the local police station against the in-laws of the victim. They alleged that she had been tortured at her in-laws house. The victim's classmates also told the police that she had been under tremendous mental agony.