Bhayandar : Unhappy with his performance in the Mathematics paper at the ongoing SSC examinations, a 15-year-old student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of his house in Uttan near Bhayandar.
According to the police, the tragic incident was reported from the Navghar village in the coastal area of Uttan on Friday night. The deceased who has been identified as Aaron D’mello (15) was a student of a private school in the region. With no suicide note being recovered, the exact reason behind Aaron’s extreme step is yet to be ascertained. However, prima facie investigations have revealed that he was disturbed and in a state of depression apparently for not faring well in the Maths paper he had appeared on Thursday, police said. A case of suicide has been registered and further investigations are being carried out by API Priyatma Muthe, in-charge of the Uttan coastal unit of the Thane (rural) police.