An eighth-grader allegedly killed himself on Sunday in Ullapara upazila of Sirajganj as his parents stopped him from playing mobile games.
The deceased student was identified as Rafi, son of Shah Ali of the upazila's Rajman village.
Officer-in-Charge of Ullapara police station Dipak Kumar Das said Rafi took excessive quantity of poisonous pills on Sunday night when his parents scolded him for playing games on mobile phone and took away the phone set.
He died on the way to the hospital, said police.
The body was handed over to the family without any autopsy, said the OC.