A 21-year-old student, who had allegedly consumed poison after reportedly failing in her college exams on Saturday died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in suburban Kurla here, police said.
Puja Sangle, the daughter of a constable attached to Nehrunagar police station, was depressed for the past few days after she failed her second year Bachelor of Architecture exams, a senior police official said.
The official said the deceased had also applied for admission to a new stream at a different college.
Three days ago, she consumed poison and fell unconscious near Kurla station following which she was rushed to a nearby hospital, an official said.
“She died today while undergoing treatment. A probe into the incident is underway,” said Vilas Shinde, senior inspector, Nehrunagar police station.