Mangaluru, Apr 21: In a heartrending incident, a schoolgirl has committed suicide in her house under the limits of Konaje police station in Mangaluru taluk on Friday.
The deceased has been identified as Shahina (15), daughter of Mohammed Yousuf, a resident of Nethilapadav Naringana near Manjanady.
It is learnt that Shahina is the daughter of Yusuf’s second wife, who is currently working in a Gulf country.
Police sources said that the girl was found hanging from a ceiling fan in her house. They are yet to find out the reason that led her to resort to the extreme step.
A case has been registered at Konaje police station and investigations are on.