Harassed by teachers, student commits suicide

Jaipur: A 16-year-old student allegedly committed suicide on Friday by hanging himself in Mahesh Nagar area here after being harassed by teachers of his school.

The boy, a Class X student, was found hanging in his room this morning, police said.

He was rushed to the nearby hospital where doctors declared him dead, they said.

A case has been lodged against the school principal and five teachers on a complaint by victim's father, who alleged his son was harassed by them, they said, adding that probe into the matter is on.