A 15-year-old girl committed suicide by pouring kerosene on herself on the evening of August 26, 2014 under the jurisdiction of Ajni police station.
According to sources, Ritika Boudharatna Kamble (15), a resident of Kunjilalpeth, behind Manavta School was alone in her house on Tuesday evening. At around 4:45 pm, she poured kerosene on herself and tried to commit suicide. Hearing her screams, the neighbours rushed in to help her. They immediately rushed her to Government Medical College and Hospital. However, she succumbed to her injuries at around 7:50 pm.
The Ajni police have registered a case of accidental death and have started their investigations. The cops have not yet recovered any suicide note from her house making the reason behind her taking such an extreme step unknown.