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25-year-old woman commits suicide over her cat's death

Press Trust of India
Jul 16, 2013 at 07:36am IST

A 25-year-old woman on Monday allegedly committed suicide by setting herself on fire at Amberpet in Hyderabad as she was "upset" over the death of her cat, police said. Swarnalatha, who was very fond of her cat, poured kerosene and immolated herself at her house after her pet died two days ago, reportedly in the rains lashing the city, they said.

A purported suicide note was found which stated that she was ending her life after the death of her cat and that she was unable to save it's life.

The Amberpet police has booked a case and is investigating further into the matter.

25-year-old woman commits suicide over her cat's death

25-year-old woman commits suicide over her cat's death

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