KARACHI - A sixth class student allegedly committed suicide in his house in Nazimabad area on Tuesday night.

According to initial reports, the deceased was identified as Raza, 13, son of Nadeem. He lived in block 5-D, Nazimabad locality within the limits of Paposh Nagar police post.

Paposh Nagar DSP Abdul Rasheed said that the family of the victim took the body away from Abbasi Shaheed Hospital without medicolegal formalities before the arrival of the police. Initial investigation suggested that the deceased was the student of class 6th and was failed in the school test.  The officer said that Raza apparently committed suicide by hanging himself with the ceiling fan because of possible scold of his parents.