Kolkata: A 17-year-old boy has allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the 24th floor of a 45-storeyed apartment on Anandapur Road on Monday morning.
According to sources, the boy was a student of class XII at a private school in the Park Circus area.
When the security guards went to check, they found the boy lying on the ground and bleeding profusely.
Police said the boy came to live in Kolkata only a year and a half back from Mumbai.
The boy was suffering from depression because he felt he was lacking in his preparations for the class XII examination, police added.