A man allegedly took his own life by burning himself to death in Puducherry after losing over Rs 30 lakh in online card games, as per a TNN report.
Vijay Kumar sent voice notes to his wife telling her that he had decided to kill himself.
He said he was facing a lot of debt and had no pay to pay up. He also warned against being addicted to online gaming.
On being informed, police reached the place. Kumar’s body was sent to Indira Gandhi Medical College Research Institute for a medical examination.
If you know anyone battling with depression or other mental health issues, please reach out to someone who can help. AASRA Foundation: 022 2754 6669 Samaritans Mumbai: +91 84229 84528 / +91 84229 84529 / +91 84229 84530 Sanjivini Society for Mental Health: +911124311918