Khammam: In a ghastly incident, a love maniac has killed the girl he loved, by slitting her throat open and also tried to commit suicide by cutting his throat too, in Khammam. While the girl died on the way to hospital, the maniac is fighting for his life.
Srinivas, the maniac and Srilata, a resident of Srinivasa Nagar of the town have been in love since four years. However, the two were separated due to some differences a year ago. On Friday, Srinivas called Srilata to the Municipal office saying that they could sort out their differences. She went to the Municipal office. However, when Srinivas asked her to come to a park nearby, she has refused.
Enraged by her refusal, Srinivas whipped out a vegetable knife he brought with him and slit her throat. He also tried to kill himself by cutting his throat. Both were found profusely bleeding and were rushed to hospital. While Srilata died on the way, Srinivas is fighting for his life. Doctors attending on him said that his condition was serious.
On knowing about the incident, members of several women’s groups reached the spot and demanded stern action against the culprit. Police have registered a case and taken up investigation.