GANGTOK: An 11-year-old girl student allegedly committed suicide by hanging reportedly after her mother asked her not to go for a picnic on Friday. The incident occurred in an area under Rhenock police station in East Sikkim.
Police sources said that the deceased minor had asked permission from her mother to go for a picnic on August 15 which her mother had denied and scolded her as her examination was going on.
The deceased in a fit of rage, had gone to the room where she used to study and believed to have hung herself.
When the mother had gone to give her a glass of milk to her, she found out that the deceased had locked herself inside the sitting room of their residence.
The mother reportedly had peeked through the window and saw the deceased hanging.
A case of unnatural death has been registered.