In another blatant misuse of social media platform, a man in Agra committed suicide and arranged for it to be livestreamed on Facebook.
It is said that the man’s many of the friends wanted to reach out but were helpless.
The young man killed himself on Wednesday live streaming the act on Facebook.
The victim has been identified as Munna Kumar and is said to be depressed about not being able to join the army for some time.
He had been trying to clear the entrance test for the military since age 17 but had not been successful, it was said.
Depressed, he decided to end his life. When everyone at his home had gone to sleep on Tuesday night, he began a live broadcast on Facebook and hanged himself.
A two-page note from Munna was found in which he detailed his struggle and apologised to his parents. At the end of it, he wrote “Jai Hind”.>