Chennai: A man under the influence of alcohol ended his life at Egmore Friday.
According to the police, Purushothamman (38), worked for veterinary hospital at Egmore.
Last night while he was drinking alcohol at his house at Periamet, he got into a fight with his wife and left home. He went to his aunt’s place nearby to sleep. However, he doused himself with petrol and immolated.
He was rushed to Government Kilpauk Hospital. However, he succumbed to the burn injuries.
Egmore police have registered a case.