Pune girl ends life after mother scolded

Pune: A 14-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide at her residence in Kalewadi on Saturday morning, after being scolded by her mother for not doing household work. Police said.

As per details, when she was alone at home she hanged herself from the ceiling fan of her room. Her father works as a driver, while the mother is employed with the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation.

The girl, was a Class 8 student. The incident came into light on Friday evening when a neighbour spotted her body through a window, the police said.

Assistant police inspector Abhijeet Jadhav of the Wakad police station said that the girl’s mother, scolded her for not doing household work. Therefore it is estimated that she might be upset and so decided to end her life in a fit of anger.

Meanwhile, the police have started further investigation.