In a stunning incident, a 13-year-old boy in Odisha’s Koraput district allegedly dedicated suicide after his mother and father stopped him from taking part in video games on his cell phone, the police stated on Wednesday. Based on the police, the boy was learning in Class 8 at a non-public college. In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, he was attending on-line lessons on his cell phone.
His mother and father had discovered him taking part in video games on his cell phone throughout on-line lessons. Though his mother and father had tried their finest to dissuade him, he ignored them, stated Dhiren Patnaik, IIC, Koraput city police station. On Tuesday, when his mother and father snatched the cell phone from him, the enraged boy locked himself inside a room. He was later discovered hanging from the ceiling fan with a saree, Patnaik stated.
He was instantly rushed to the hospital, the place the docs pronounced him useless. “We’ve got registered an unnatural loss of life case and despatched the physique for postmortem. We’re ready for the report,” Patnaik added.