New Delhi: Taking place at a juvenile correctional facility in Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan, a 17-year-old inmate committed suicide on Friday, confirmed the police.
Police at Chittorgarh said that the juvenile had been brought in the facility on July 5 on accusations of looting. The minor boy allegedly hanged himself to death inside the correctional home for boys.
The body of the deceased boy has been handed over to the relatives after post-mortem was conducted. It is unclear what specific reason led the boy to commit suicide.