12-year-old from Gympie (Australia) twice in one week attempted suicide because of the bullying to which he was subjected in school, reports the Daily Mail.
The first time the boy tried to commit suicide on Tuesday, February 27. He was taken to a hospital in Brisbane. A few hours later the teenager was discharged, however, on Friday, March 2, he again attempted suicide. Currently he is in hospital in serious condition.
According to the boy’s older brother, for several months he was subjected to cruel harassment in school: he was constantly beaten and was up with him insulting nicknames.
After the incident became known to the school administration, one of the main offenders teenager was suspended from school for three days. The boy’s family, the hospital believes that such measures are not sufficient.