Indian police on Saturday mentioned a 10-year-old boy had unintentionally hanged himself as he tried to re-enact freedom fighter Bhagat Singh’s execution, The Print reported.
The incident passed off in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun metropolis, because the boy was getting ready for a play, and in line with police, the household cremated the physique quickly on Thursday with out informing the authorities.
Shivam, 10, was rehearsing for the play together with different youngsters, the place he “tied a noose around his neck, however, the stool on which he was standing slipped, causing him to hang”, the locals reported.
When the 10-year-old hanged himself, youngsters began screaming for assist. Locals within the space reached the positioning and introduced him down, however he was already lifeless by then.
“A team led by the SHO of Kunwargaon Police Station was sent to the village on Friday but the family members refused to give any information as to how the boy had died,” SSP Badaun Sankalp Sharma mentioned.
The police officer added authorities have been investigating the matter.