RAJKOT: A class X student committed after he was scolded by his father at Sarapdad village of Padadhari taluka in Rajkot district on Thursday night.
The deceased was identified as Sukhram Rathwa (15). “Sukhram’s father Manu Rathwa said in his statement that Sukhram was deeply hurt when he scolded him, asking him to focus on studies instead of whiling away the time. This drove the boy to take the drastic step,” said an officer from Padadhari police station.
The Rathwa family from Chhota Udaipur is engaged in labour work.