Crime

Blue Whale takes another life in Odisha

Baripada: In another shocking incident, a youth's body was recovered from inside a betel shop at Sonopola under Kaptipada police station in Mayurbhanj district early this morning.

The deceased was identified as Shiba Mukherjee of Mahuladiha village. Though exact reason behind his death was yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that Shiba committed suicide playing killer Blue Whale game.

Shiba had been playing a game in the mobile and was under depression for some days now. Marking this, family members had damaged his mobile. But he had been telling that he would not live for long. He had cut his left hand a few days ago, said family members.

The Kaptipada police have recovered the body and started investigation.

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