A 24-year old mother of two children committed suicide on Thursday in Tamil Nadu after she was forced by her husband to leave TikTok video making.
Anitha, recorded herself while she drank the poison and sent the video to her husband who was in Singapore. The video was sent via Whatsapp.
According to the reports, the woman was addicted to TikTok and her husband didn’t like it and had asked her many times to leave TikTok.
In a video she posted to her husband via Whatsapp, Anitha is seen drinking a black colored liquid which leaves her coughing within seconds.
Anitha died soon after she drank the poison.
The incident has gone viral on the internet and there is a massive criticism around the TikTok app.
This is not the first time someone has died due to TikTok. Earlier in January, a Mumbai-based 15-year-old hung her self at her residence on her birthday after her grandmother scolded her for constantly being on TikTok.
Later in April, Salman Zakir, a 19-year-old Delhi resident was accidentally shot by his friend who was trying to make a TikTok video.
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