A 12-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide in the national capital, police said on Tuesday.
The Class V student of a government school was found hanging in the bathroom of his residence in Farsh Bazar on Monday by his sister. He used a belt to hang himself.
His parents told police that he returned home after playing in a nearby park and then straight went inside the toilet.
His body was discovered by his elder sister, who informed family members. They informed the police, who took him to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead.
No suicide note was recovered and police is yet to ascertain the reasons behind the boy taking the extreme step.