Koraput: A minor girl student today committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling fan at school hostel in Koraput district of Odisha.
The deceased has been identified as Basanti Bhunia (14) of Bigapur High School under Kundura block in the district.
According to reports, the girl student did not attend classes today as she was suffering from headache and was in hostel.
When the inmates returned back to hostel in the lunch hour, she was found hanging from a ceiling with stole.
They informed the incident to the hostel administration.
Police arrived at the spot being informed about the incident by the hostel administration and started probe into it.
The reason behind taking the drastic step is yet to be ascertained.