Blue Whale Challenge Game: It must be noted, however, that there still is no confirmation of the existence of the game, and suicides linked to it are from personal accounts of families/friends of those deceased
Pinarayi Vijayan was responding to a submission moved by senior CPI-M legislator Raju Abraham who said that in Kerala alone there have been 2,000 downloads of 'Blue Whale' game that is said to have led to over 4,000 suicides across the world.
In agreement with the BJP members, Sanjay Seth of SP said there should be provisions to remove such games from website. Manpreet, a class IX student, jumped off the fifth floor of the building in suburban Andheri last month.
Despite efforts to move the 20-tonne marine animal by local fishermen, Alibaug forest department for more than 10 hours, the whale died ashore around 4am Thursday, said officials from the forest department.