Berhampore: A youth fell ill for playing the momo game challenge. The incident took
place at Panchthupi village under the Barua police station area.
As per locals, Sharif Sheikh, the youth, received messages of the momo game for the
past 3-4 days. Initially he paid no heed to it but gradually he bacame addicted to
the game. During this time, he fell ill on Sunday night.
Sharif’s uncle said that Sharif’s memory stopped working since Sunday night. After
this, he started ransacking his house.
Sharif returned home from Arab a month ago and fell to this game’s trap. He was
rushed to the Barua Gramin hospital where he is presently undergoing treatment.
The police have started an investigation into the case.