Class X student from Assam kills self after being expelled for cheating

Class X student from Assam kills self after being expelled for cheating
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GUWAHATI | February 20, 2020:

In Assam, a class X student has committed suicide by consuming pesticides after being expelled for cheating during the board examination.

The deceased, has been identified as Lipika Parbin, a resident of BarbhithaPadmapara village under Tarabari Police Station.

Lipika was rebuked by her parents after she was expelled from the Bohori High School examination centre for allegedly adopting unfair means while taking the elective Arabic paper last Thursday.

Fearing a three-year ban from giving the examination, the following day, she consumed pesticides and was immediately rushed to a primary health centre at Chenga in Barpeta.

Later she was shifted to a private hospital in Guwahati on Saturday. As her condition had worsened she died in the hospital on Tuesday.

TOI

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