A teenage girl commits suicide after her mother allegedly fails to give her Rs500 to attend a party in Palm area of South Delhi.
Police said, the victim, Pooja,15-year-old hanged herself to death with help of a duppata at her residence
The incidence came to surface after the victim’s mother, a domestic help, with help of neighbours broke into the house to find Pooja hanging from the ceiling fan.
No suicide note was found by the police so the motive could not ascertained.
“The reason behind the suicide is yet not clear,” said a police official who reached the incident site.
The police official added that, when the victim did not respond repeatedly to her mother’s call then neighbors were alerted. The neighbours banged the door for several minutes believing Pooja was sleeping. When the victim’s mother returned home they broke open into the house.
Neighbors rushed her to a local hospital where she was declared brought dead.
A senior police official said that in their initial investigations they have learnt that Pooja had asked for Rs500 towards expenses to attend a friend’s party. Her mother had failed to provide her with the money then.
He also added that they are enquiring the victim’s friends and classmates to find out if any other reason forced the teenager to take the extreme step.