8-year-old boy ends life by hanging in Jharkhand, suicide under influence of online video game suspected

Ranchi: In a shocking incident, an eight-year-old boy committed suicide in the city of Dhanbad in Jharkhand on Thursday, police said.

The boy was found hanging from the ceiling fan Thursday morning.

The police were informed by the family. They took the body and sent it for autopsy. The reason for suicide is not clear.

It is suspected that the boy committed suicide under the influence of an online video game like PUBG. A police investigation is on.