A Class XII science student reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence in the Ghatlodia area of the city hours before his board examination on Monday.
Police said that according to his parents,Jay Rajendra Soni (18) was preparing for his exams throughout the night and he did not appear to be under stress or upset.
He was found hanging from the ceiling fan with a stole when his mother entered the room early in the morning,they added.
Police said his parents told them that Jay was a bright student and that his record of Class X board and high school examinations was good.
Police have registered a case of accidental death and further investigations are on.
Gujarat Tourism bags three national awards
Gujarat Tourism has bagged three national awards for best tourism film,innovative use of information and technology,and one of the best states for comprehensive development of tourism in the country.
The Khushboo Gujarat Ki campaign featuring filmstar Amitabh Bachchan bagged the National Tourism Award 2011-12 in the category of Award of Excellence- Best Tourism Film.
Tourism minister Saurabh Patel and Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Limited MD Sanjay Kaul received the awards from President Pranab Mukherjee at a function in New Delhi Monday.