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Failed in B.Com first year, 21-year-old hanged herself from ceiling

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Mumbai, June 15: A 21-year-old tied a scarf to the ceiling and hanged herself to death after failing first-year B.Com examination on Wednesday.

The teenager Sanchita Wagh who was pursuing B.Com from Patkar College in Goregaon committed suicide when she was alone at her home in Kandivali.

When her parents returned to their home, what they found turned their world upside down. Seeing their daughter hanging to the fan, they left numb. Her parents then rushed her to the Hospital where she was declared dead.

The post-mortem report also confirmed that she died due to hanging. Talking to the Indian Express, Mumbai Police spokesperson and Deputy Commissioner of Police (Operations), Rashmi Karandikar said, “Preliminary investigations have shown that the deceased committed suicide because she had failed her first year BCom exams.” A case of accidental death has been registered at Charkop police station.

However, Series of suicide cases have been reported where students kill self after the poor results.

A few days ago, a 17-year-old student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan at his house in adjoining Navi Mumbai after failing the class 12 CBSE examination, results of which were declared on Sunday.

Prithvi Vavhal hanged himself at his house in Sector 14 in Sanpada in the afternoon when his family members were away, a senior official said.

Over two months ago, an engineering aspirant committed suicide in Kota, Rajasthan after failing to clear IIT JEE (Main). Arijit Pramanick who hailed from West Bengal hanged himself inside his hostel room in the Mahaveer Nagar area of the Kota.

According to the reports of leading daily The Hindustan Times, more than 60 students have committed suicide in the past six years, most of them attributed to the fear of failure. Four students killed themselves this year, while 17 ended their life last year.

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Food poisoning kills 4, at least 70 hospitalised in Maharashtra

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After the dinner, many people complained of stomach aches, suddenly started vomiting incessantly and were rushed to nearby private clinics and hospitals. (Representative Photo)

Raigad (Maharashtra), June 19: At least four people were killed due to suspected food-poisoning after a house-warming dinner here, news agency IANS quoted police official as saying on Tuesday.

The incident occurred at the new home of Subhash Mane, who had organised a vaastu-shanti pooja in Mahad village, followed by the celebratory dinner on Monday night, a Raigad Police spokesman said.

After the dinner, many people complained of stomach aches, suddenly started vomiting incessantly and were rushed to nearby private clinics and hospitals, the report said.

Mahad village in Khalapur is around 75 kms from Mumbai.

Of the 70 others still admitted to the hospital, the condition of at least five is described as critical, IANS quoted the spokesperson as saying.

Meanwhile, the  case has been registered as further investigations are underway.

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Partly cloudy morning in Delhi

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New Delhi, June 19: The national capital woke up to a partly cloudy morning on Tuesday but the sky is likely to be mainly clear in the day ahead, the weather office said.

The minimum temperature was recorded at 26.5 degrees Celsius, one notch below the season’s average, a scientist at India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

The air-quality across the National Capital Region (NCR) was moderate on Tuesday morning, according to System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR).

The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 39 degrees Celsius.

The humidity at 8.30 a.m. was recorded at 67 per cent.

Monday’s maximum temperature was 36.8 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season’s average, while the minimum temperature was recorded at 28.2 degrees Celsius, the season’s average.

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Bihar: 6 children killed as car falls into pond in Ararriya

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Patna, June 19: At least six children lost their lives after the SUV they were travelling into fell into a pond in  Ararriya’s Tarabadi on Tuesday morning.

According to news agency ANI, one person has been rescued from the accident spot.

Last week , four women were killed and eight others were wounded in a collision on National Highway-28 in Samastipur district.

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