A student of Class 12 in Sakthi Matriculation and Higher Secondary School in Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu allegedly died by suicide. She becomes the third student of Class 12 to die in the state in the past two weeks.
The girl’s parents are farmers and according to the police, they tried to conduct the funeral of the girl without informing the police. The girl is said to have left a 4 page suicide note behind where she stated her inability to fulfill IAS aspirations of her parents as the cause for her suicide.
A case of suspicious death has been registered by the police. Earlier, a student of Class 12 in a school in Tiruvallur district was found dead in her hostel. No suicide note was found. Another case which is being probed by the police is the death of a Class 12 student in Kallakurichi district on July 13. This case has been transferred to the CB-CID wing of state police.