MP: Class 4 girl kills self while aping tele-serial

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Madhya Pradesh, Jabalpur, Indore, Bhopal,, Bhopal
  • Updated: Mar 17, 2016 21:46 IST

A Class 4 student girl accidentally committed suicide possibly while aping a suicide scene from popular television serial CID in Pathrauta area of Hoshangabad district on Thursday afternoon.

The 12-year-old girl Mohini was found hanging from the wooden ceiling through a towel in her house in Kiartpur village under Pathrauta police station area of Hoshangabad (91 km from Bhopal). The matter came to light when Mohini’s10-year-old younger brother Mohit, who was playing outside the house, came back and spotted his sister hanging through the ceiling.

He rushed to inform his mother Manju who was at a neighbour’s house. Both Manju and Mohit came back and with neihbour’s help brought down the unconscious Mohini.

Mohini was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors declared her as brought dead.

According to Pathrauta police station, assistant sub-inspector SL Sahode, primary investigations have revealed that the tribal girl was an avid viewer of tele-serial CID.

When she was found hanging through the ceiling the same serial was being telecast on the TV near the bed in the room. “It’s quite possible that Mohini might have accidentally ended life while aping a suicide scene from the popular TV serial which her parents claim she never missed,” the Pathrauta ASI added.

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