Mumbai shocker: 15-year-old commits suicide after parents lecture her about studies

The girl's parents alerted the police, following which the body was sent post-mortem, and a case of accidental death was filed, he said.

Staff ReporterUpdated: Saturday, September 24, 2022, 10:44 PM IST
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Mumbai: Mumbai: A 15-year-old girl died by suicide in the Lower Parel on Saturday. According to the police, the girl’s parents had reprimanded her to study before the incident was reported.

The deceased was a student of Class 9. On Saturday morning, she was found hanging on the terrace of her building at the MHADA Colony by her parents.

The parents alerted the police who reached the spot and sent the body for post-mortem at Nair Hospital.

"We can’t say anything, for now, it will be clear once the PM report is out. Inquiries are on to identify if there is any foul play or if it was suicide," said senior police inspector Sunil Chandramore, NM Joshi Marg Police.

Police sources confirmed that no suicide note was found during preliminary investigation. The parents and acquaintances of the deceased will be questioned soon to find out about the death of the girl. As of now, the police have registered an Accidental Death Report (ADR).

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