Class 10 Boy Allegedly Attempts Suicide After Ragging By Classmates

The boy, who was a class 10 student, allegedly tried to hang himself as he could not bear ragging by his classmates.

Class 10 Boy Allegedly Attempts Suicide After Ragging By Classmates

Hyderabad boy allegedly attempts suicide, police investigation the matter (Representational Image)

Hyderabad:

A 14-year-old boy allegedly attempted suicide at his residence in Hyderabad on Monday after being harassed by his classmates, police said.

The boy, who was a class 10 student, allegedly tried to hang himself as he could not bear ragging by his classmates.

Police have registered a case and are investigating the matter. 

"Some of the classmates humiliated the child and demanded a sum of Rs 1,000 from him. Unable to bear the insult, the child took the extreme step. It is a case of ragging. We have booked a case and investigation is on," said police official Srinivas Reddy.