A 23-year-old man in India committed suicide. His family said he was sad after India lost the World Cup final to Australia.
Travis Head’s scintillating 120-ball 137, Mitchell Starc (3-55), and Pat Cummins (2-34) powered Australia to the sixth World Cup title in the final of the mega event at the Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad on Sunday.
Chasing a target of 241, Australia dashed the Indian hopes by winning by six wickets with 42 balls spared. For his brilliant display with the bat, following the three quick departures, Travis Head was named player of the match for his promising century.
Shocked by the defeat, a 23-year-old man in India committed suicide. His family said he was sad after India lost the World Cup final to Australia.
The man's body was found near a cinema in Bankura district, West Bengal.
Police are investigating the death and have registered a case of unnatural death.
They did not comment on the reason for the death, but said that there was no one else home at the time of the incident.