College student sets herself ablaze

A 17-year-old student allegedly committed suicide by setting herself ablaze at the premises of her college in Athani taluk of the district on Sunday, police said.

Last Updated: Jan 06, 2013, 21:06 PM IST

Belgaum (Karnataka): A 17-year-old student allegedly committed suicide by setting herself ablaze at the premises of her college in Athani taluk of the district on Sunday, police said.

Priyanka, a second year student of Pre-University Course, set herself ablaze after the evening classes got over and by when everybody had left college, they said.

The reason behind the suicide is yet to be ascertained.

PTI