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Girl 'kills self' after Brazil’s World Cup defeat

- Ekantipur Report

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ITAHARI, JUL 09 - A downhearted girl apparently committed suicide here in Itahari after here favourite team Brazil lost against Germany in the FIFA World Cup semifinal match in Brazil .

Germany had defeated Brazil 7-1 in the semifinal match played at Belo Horizonte in Brazil on Tuesday. The girl identified as Pragya Thapa, 17,  of Sunsari, supposedly hanged herself to death after she could not come to terms with the humbling defeat of Brazil .

Thapa, also a local athletic player, was studying in the tenth standard at the Morning Star Boarding School in Itahari. Police said that Thapa committed suicide after she returned home from watching the game with her friends.

Her father Mahendra Thapa is abroad for foreign employment.





Posted on: 2014-07-09 05:28