Kanpur: Depressed over her father`s death, a girl allegedly committed suicide in Brara area, police said on Friday.
Kshama Shukla, a 25-year-old teacher of Delhi Public School, had allegedly committed suicide on Thursday as she was depressed over her father`s death, they said.
Her father Shiv Kumar Shukla, who was staying with her, was suffering from renal failure and despite receiving treatment, he died 15 days ago.
Kshama consequently went into depression. Last night when she was alone at home, she committed suicide by hanging herself from a fan.
In a separate incident, Biteu (16) who was studying in class XI, also committed suicide by hanging herself in Chhapeda area, after she was scolded by her father for not concentrating on her studies.