Updated March 28th, 2024 at 00:13 IST

Mumbai: 14-Yr-old Dies By Suicide Due to Stress of 1st Period

A 14-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide in Mumbai' Malwani area on Tuesday after going through painful experience due to her first menstrual period.

Reported by: Digital Desk
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Mumbai: A 14-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide in Mumbai' Malwani area on Tuesday after going through painful experience due to her first menstrual period. 

As per the police, the teenager, a resident of Lakshmi Chawls, Malwani, was going through stress due to lack of awareness and wrong information regarding menstrual cycle. 

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According to the police, the girl killed herself when she was alone in the house. Her relatives and neighbours  rushed her to a general public hospital in Kandivali. 
However, she was declared dead at the hospital. 

A police official stated that the preliminary enquiry revealed that the girl was experiencing a painful experience after having first menstrual period. She was disturbed and was under mental stress over it, hence she ended her life over it, as per the police. 

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The police stated that there was no foul play in her death but they are probing the matters from all angles.

 

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Published March 28th, 2024 at 00:13 IST