Keonjhar: After a brief pause, another incident of a youth attempting to end his life under the impact of online game Blue Whale challenge has come to fore in Odisha’s Keonjhar district.
According to reports, Ajay Patra (21) of Anandpur here consumed poison after clearing third stage of the deadly game.
The incident took place several days ago in Tamil Nadu where Patra works in a private company. He was immediately sent back to his village by the company authorities after they came to know about it.
“His health condition is now stable. He consumed poison in an inebriated state. After gaining consciousness, he admitted that he was playing Blue Whale game and had cleared three stages,” a doctor said.