Dhenkanal, Aug 13: Unable to bear the shock of his failure in Plus Two examination conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE), a student committed suicide at Godipatna Sahi under Bhuban police limits in the district on Thursday.
The deceased has been identified as Bulu Das, son of Sridhar Das of the village.
According to sources, Bulu informed his family that he had scored first division in the exam and went to meet his friends. But did not return home.
His family members came to know that Bulu has failed in the exam and then searched him but in vain.
Later, his family filed a written complaint with the police after failed to trace out Bulu.
On Thursday, some local residents spotted Bulu hanging from a tree and informed his family members.
On being informed Bhuban police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem.