Lahore    -    A student has committed suicide after getting a ‘tough’ paper in the examination as claimed by the police.

According to police, the 18-year-old student committed suicide at his home after hanging himself from a ceiling fan in Sundar area.

The identity of the boy has yet to be ascertained. Police launched an investigation into the incident.

This is not the first such incident as recently a final year MBBS student of Nishtar Medical University attempted suicide, claiming he was failed deliberately during his viva test.

A video message was released from the student identified as Kashif Raza soon after he gained consciousness at the Nishtar Hospital.

In another incident, an 18-year-old medical student committed suicide in Narowal with police claiming that the girl committed the act after she found it difficult to clear her papers. Eighteen-year-old Zainab committed suicide at her home. She was the student of First Year D-Pharmacy.