In a surprising 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. In keeping with the police, the boy was finding out in Class 8 at a personal faculty. In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, he was attending on-line courses on his cell phone.
His mother and father had discovered him taking part in video games on his cell phone throughout on-line courses. Though his mother and father had tried their greatest 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 medical doctors pronounced him useless. “We have registered an unnatural death case and sent the body for postmortem. We are waiting for the report,” Patnaik added.