Bantwal, June 25, 2018: A young woman hailing from Moodugrama in Bantwal taluk has ended her life by setting herself ablaze.
The deceased is Pavithra (20), daughter of late Damodar of Daddalakadu. She doused herself with kerosene at the kitchen and set herself ablaze. Pavitra who is an orphan was staying with her grandmother Chandravathi at Moodugrama, while her brother stayed with his uncle.
Though the exact cause of the suicide is not known, it is said that she was depressed since some time.
Bantwal Rural Police have registered a case.