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15-year-old kills self after being harassed by duo in Hisar

The Class 9 student of a private school consumed celphose tablets Sunday and died in the hospital during treatment.

Traumatised by alleged harassment by two youths over past two weeks,a 15-year-old girl committed suicide at her residence in Hisar,Haryana. The Class 9 student of a private school consumed celphose tablets Sunday and died in the hospital during treatment.

Based on a complaint lodged by her brother,the police arrested Mohit and Vinod on charges of abetment to suicide.

The victim’s brother,in his complaint to the police,alleged that Mohit and Vinod used to pass lewd comments at his sister. “They used to follow and harass her on way to school. Both Mohit and Vinod are responsible for her death”,he alleged in his complaint.

According to the police,the victim was traumatised due to the continuous harassment. She was alone at her residence when she consumed celphose tablets. “One of her neighbours found her unconscious and rushed her to hospital,where she died during treatment. We have arrested both the accused.

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“While Mohit is a BTech student in a private college in Hisar,Vinod runs a furniture shop,” said assistant sub-inspector Harish Bhardwaj,spokesperson of Hisar district police.

The police handed over the got deceased’s body to the family after post mortem examination at Hisar’s civil hospital. Her family performed the last rites this afternoon.