Kaliaganj: Tension gripped Kaliaganj in North Dinajpur after the body of a Madhyamik examinee was found hanging from a tree beside his house.
The deceased was identified as 16-year-old Kushal Deb Sharma. He was a resident of Malitola village in Kaliaganj. Police said the boy might have committed suicide as his body was found hanging from a tree. Foul play is not ruled out in the matter either.
Kushal was a student of the local Mostafanagar High School. His examination centre was at Raiganj Taherpur High School.
His English exam was quite satisfactory according to the boy's family members. He had studied till late on Tuesday night for his next exam scheduled on Wednesday. "We are in the dark about the motive of his suicide. His body has been sent for postmortem to Raiganj hospital. A case of unnatural death has been registered," said a police officer.