Bantwal: In a shocking incident a 15 year old student ended his life by hanging himself in his hostel room here on the wee hours of Friday, January 8. The deceased boy has been identified as Deeshak, a 10th standard student of Morarji Desai residential school here.
At around 9am on Friday, all the students were getting ready to have breakfast after wearing their uniforms. Deeshak who also wore his uniform reportedly told his hostelmates that he will have the breakfast little later and had returned to his hostel room. Later his body was found hanging to the ceiling fan in the rool.
The reason for the death is not yet known. Rural SI Rakshit AK and other police personnel visited the spot and inspected.
Deeshak was the second son of late Devanna Kamath anf Shyamala of Kelagina Vogga. His father had hinged himself two years ago. Shyamala has lost her eyesight of both eyes. His brother, Deepak is a degree student in Kalladka ShriRama educational institution.
It is learnt that the family was financially sound and do not has any family disputes. Deeshak was a bright student and bagged many awards. His untimely demise has shocked not only the parents but also his classmates and teachers.