Dimapur, April 17: A teenage girl attempted suicide by jumping off a high-rise building located at Nyamo Lotha Road, Dimapur on Saturday afternoon.
According to sources, after jumping off the building, the girl landed on wires connected to utility poles and bounced off to the ground. People below the building stopped a vehicle passing through the area, and carried her to a hospital. Her condition was said to be stable.
Sources said that the girl is student of Class 9 at a reputed school in Dimapur, and was reportedly upset with her exam result.
One source said that the school was closed today when the incident took place. The source also informed that the results of the examinations were declared a week ago, but it could not be confirmed if her result was put on hold.
Interestingly, the alleged video of the girl jumping off the building went viral on social media immediately after the incident. (Page News Service)