Mangalore, September 1: A first PUC female student Akshata (16), allegedly committed suicide at her home in Kelarai, Neermarga here on Sunday evening, August31st. She is the daughter of Umesh and Kamalakshi.
Akshata’s father Mr Umesh is personnel in the Forest Mobile Squad and her mother is an Assistant Sub-inspector (ASI) in Kadri Police Station.
It is gathered that on Sunday evening, Akshata’s father and brother went to temple, leaving her at home as she was sleeping at that moment. When they were back, they found her hanging in her room. Her mother was on duty and was immediately informed.
Sources revealed that Akshata’s parents had taken away her mobile phone by which she was depressed and reportedly ended her life. Another source said that she was disturbed by the death of a close friend a few days ago.
A case has been filed in Kankanady rural police station.