- 13-year-old schoolgirl from China splurges INR 47 lakh on mobile games and in-app purchases!
- Caught red-handed, crafty teenager admitted to erasing evidence of her digital spending spree!
- The outrageous incident sparks debate on pay-to-win gaming culture and its impact on young minds.
Paying For Winnings
This young secondary school student from Henan proved how much she yearned for digital dominance by burning through her parents’ life savings in a shocking four-month spending spree.
A Revelation That Shook the Family
The parents were oblivious to their rapidly depleting bank balance until the girl’s teacher called up, expressing concern over the teen’s excessive mobile usage. The parents’ worst nightmare came true when they discovered a measly INR 3.70 left in their bank account from their previous fortune.
The relentless pursuit of in-game power led the young girl to spend approximately INR 12.6 lakh on games and a staggering INR 21.9 lakh on
Caught in the Act
The girl had ingeniously linked her mother’s debit card to her phone and had the password at her disposal, all under the guise of ’emergency needs’.
While admitting her ignorance about money, the cunning lass knew exactly how to hide her tracks. She regularly deleted chat records and payment transactions, ensuring her secret remained undiscovered.
Seeking Refunds and Facing Backlash
The distressed mother, hoping to retrieve her vanished savings, approached several payment companies for a refund. Yet, the full amount is yet to be returned.
The incident sparked a storm on social media, with netizens divided in their blame – some pointing fingers at the crafty girl, while others criticised the parents.