Muzaffarnagar : Class 12 student ends life

Muzaffarnagar: A 17-year-old student allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with a country-made firearm at Rehana village here, police said today.

Udit Kumar, a Class 12 student, yesterday shot himself in his room as he was allegedly depressed over his preparation for exams, SHO of Kotwali police station Sanjiv Sharma said.

He was rushed to the district hospital where he declared dead, the police officer said, adding an investigation is underway in the matter.