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Class X boy shoots self with uncle’s licensed gun

A Class X student shot himself Sunday with his uncle's licensed weapon

A Class X student shot himself Sunday with his uncle’s licensed weapon in Paliad village of Botad taluka here,police officials said.

The boy was tense fearing failure in his exam held Saturday,officials said.

“Sukha Bharwad (18),took out his uncle Hira Bharwad’s licensed weapon from the cupboard and shot himself Sunday evening,” police officials said.

A student of class 10,Sukha had appeared for his exam,after which he felt that the paper was tough and he would fail,the police said.

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The boy was tense since Saturday over the development and took the extreme step,his uncle told the police.