Jahnavi, the only daughter to her father Harikumar, an employee in Nalgonda municipality and mother Adilaxmi, failed in Maths I paper with a just few marks.
Odisha recorded the fourth highest cases of suicide among unemployed persons and fifth highest number of suicide cases of the persons engaged in business activities last year.
The police booked a case of suspicious death and investigation is on to ascertain the reasons behind his suicide.
Underplaying the issue, HRD Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao puts the figure of those who had committed suicide in private junior colleges this year at seven and 35 during the last seven years.
D Chakrapani, member of the committee constituted to propose measures to be taken to prevent student suicides talks about regarding his study and the recommendations.
Many junior colleges across the state were closed on Monday in response to the bandh call given by ABVP and SFI to protest against the growing academic pressure on students.