Thane: A 15-year-old boy murdered his brother in anger as his brother tried to stop him from playing on his phone.
Getting into the details, the 15-year-old from Maharashtra’s Thane District, was enraged when his brother asked him to get off his phone while he was playing the game Player Unknown Battle Grounds which abbreviates to what it is famously known, PUBG.
The boy banged his brother’s head to a wall and impaled him with a pair of scissors. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead.
A case has been booked under Section 302 (attempt to murder) of the Indian Penal Code.
Psychologists have categorized gaming addiction as a mental illness. Many cases of death Surrounding the game has cropped up fear among the parents of PUBG players.