Mayurbhanj: In a shocking incident a 10th Class student in Mayurbhanj district allegedly committed suicide after his parents’ denied to pay for buying a cricket bat.
The deceased has been identified as Rashmi Bej, a student of Munilal High School at Baisinga in Mayurbhanj district.
According to sources, the minor boy was strong-willed towards his parents to get him a cricket bat. Though his father assured him to get a bat for him, Rashmi resorted to take the extreme step by consuming pesticide perceiving that his demand won’t be fulfilled.
The family members got about the boy’s consumption of pesticide after he complained of severe chest pain, but the doctors declared him brought dead.