Staff Reporter

BANGALORE: Three persons, including a 15-year-old boy, committed suicide in the city on Sunday night.

Kumar (15), a Standard VIII student, hanged himself to death from the ceiling of his bedroom in Marenahalli 7 {+t} {+h} Main in Jayanagar police station limits.

Hariprasad (39) committed suicide in his flat in R.K. Layout in Padmanabha Nagar. According to Banashankari police, Hariprasad was suffering from an ailment and had returned from hospital a week ago. On Sunday evening he sent his wife to a grocery shop. When she returned, Hariprasad was found hanging from the ceiling of his bedroom, the police said.

Prakash (28), a cook, was found hanging from the ceiling of his house in Ittamadu The reason for the suicide is not known, the police said.