12-year-old boy commits suicide in Lucknow

A 12-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide in Ghazipur area of the district after being scolded by his father, police said on Tuesday.

Last Updated: Nov 09, 2010, 15:21 PM IST

Lucknow: A 12-year-old boy allegedly
committed suicide in Ghazipur area of the district after being
scolded by his father, police said on Tuesday.

Ashok, working as a domestic help, committed suicide
yesterday by hanging himself with a roof of a building. His
body was recovered yesterday from the under-construction
building in Indira Nagar area, they said.

Ashok`s father Ram Sahay had scolded him on Sunday
after the boy`s former employer accused him of stealing money,
police said.

PTI