ALSO READDesi Di - A pot-breaking Chennai restaurant (Foodie Trail-Chennai) Board of Chennai Meenakshi Multispeciality Hospital does not recommend dividend Hilton Chennai beats liquor ban blues with new menu, Japanese restaurant (Foodie Trail-Chennai) Board of Chennai Petroleum Corporation approves change in directorate Chennai Petroleum Corporation standalone net profit declines 31.09% in the March 2017 quarter
An unemployed youth has been arrested for setting ablaze a young girl after she spurned his love, police said here on Tuesday.
According to police, 23-year-old Akash was arrested for the crime committed on Monday night.
Akash had been stalking S. Induja for some time. On Monday night he went to the apartment where she lived and called her.
When Induja came out along with her mother and sister, Akash poured petrol from a can he was carrying and set them ablaze.
While Induja died of her burn injuries, her mother S. Renuka and sister S. Niveditha are in hospital, police said.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)