A 12 year old girl reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a tree near Kankar Nallah this morning.
Nirjuli PS, OC Krishnendu Dev informed this daily that the mother of the student reported about the incident to the Police. However the information was also received from Naharlagun police after visiting the place of occurrence.
On receipt of information the Nirjuli police take the body into custody and send for post-mortem and a case of section 174 have been registered and after conducting all formalities the body have handed over to the parents for conducting last rite in Assam.
Dev said the decrease Denu Lama was a student of Class IV in Naharlagun D Sector and was staying with her mother Benu Lama. He said that the reason for committing suicide is yet to investigate as matter is under investigation.