Girl kills self after being sexually harassed for 18 months; 8 held

Eight people were arrested on Wednesday after a 17-year-old girl allegedly died by suicide in Thane’s Kalyan area. In a suicide note, the victim alleged that she was being sexually harassed for the past 18 months. According to police sources, the accused also included a woman, who was a friend of the deceased and helped others in committing the crime.