Scolded by his mother for watching TV instead of studying,an 11-year-old boy hanged himself with his Karate belt at his house in Vijinapura Friday evening,the police said.
R Vishnudas,son of Ravichandran,a driver,and Bindu,was a class VI student at Jubilee School in Vijinapura. The police said he was watching TV around 6 pm when his mother scolded him and told him to study instead. The boy went to his room and committed suicide. His parents found his body around 8.30 pm when his mother went up to call him for dinner,the police said.