A 15-year-old girl jumped off third floor of her school building in Kerala after what her relatives alleged was a string of punishments including ‘making her sit with the boys’. Certain media reports claimed that she succumbed to her injuries after she had attempted suicide by jumping off from the third floor of her school building.
While there is no official confirmation, relatives of the dead teen said she committed suicide after being harassed by teachers. She was allegedly made to sit with boys in the class, as part of the constant string of harassment against her.
According to the police, a case has been registered against two teachers for their involvement in harassing her.