DEHRADUN, Dec 27 (PTI): A 15-year-old student, hailing from Manipur, has allegedly committed suicide by jumping into a lake in Nainital, police said today.
Shivaji Singh, a Class VII student, was missing since the announcement of his results on December 4, police said.
The boy was apparently depressed as he was unable to clear his half-yearly exams.
His body was found floating in the Naini lake near the ancient Pashan Devi temple this morning by his elder brother Santosh Singh, they added.
Santosh had lodged a complaint in this regard on Dec 16, they said, adding that the body has been handed over to him after the postmortem.
The victim was a native of Ukhrul district in Manipur and staying with his brother in Nainital.