Sayani Pandit, a student of Std. XII ended her life Tuesday morning due to poor performance in the Chemistry paper in the Higher Secondary Schools Certificate (HSSC) currently underway.
The incident was discovered when Sayani’s father Shyam returned home at Durbhat, Ponda; at about 12.00 pm and found his daughter’s body hanging from a ceiling fan in the house.
Ponda Police informed that Shyam was suspicious about his daughter’s behavior and decided to return home early from work. Sayani was alone at home at the time of the incident as both her parents were out for work.
The police further informed that the parents were aware about Sayani’s poor performance at the Chemistry exams, but they never thought she would take such a step.