Suspected suicide pact: Two boys found dead, mother hospitalised in Tamil Nadu

Ajantha and her sons, aged 13 and 11, consumed poison in their house at Velipalayam area last night after she had a quarrel with her husband, police said.

By: PTI | Nagapattinam | Published: May 5, 2018 8:37:41 am
While the boys were found dead, the woman was in a semi-conscious state when her husband who had left the house in a fit of rage returned and broke open the door. (Representational) While the boys were found dead, the woman was in a semi-conscious state when her husband who had left the house in a fit of rage returned and broke open the door. (Representational)

Two boys died while their 33-year old mother was battling for life in a hospital after a suspected suicide pact following a domestic quarrel here, police said on Friday.

Ajantha and her sons, aged 13 and 11, consumed poison in their house at Velipalayam area last night after she had a quarrel with her husband, they said.

While the boys were found dead, the woman was in a semi-conscious state when her husband who had left the house in a fit of rage returned and broke open the door. The woman had been hospitalised, police said adding they were questioning the woman’s husband.

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