Woman head constable ends life in Chennai

Chennai: A woman Head Constable ended her life at Pattinapakkam yesterday.

According to police, Uma lakshmi (42) lived in the police quarters in Pattinapakkam. She was Head Constable in the Mylapore Law and Order police station.

Yesterday, she reported for duty at 8.15 am. Later, she informed her superior that she had stomach pain and left for the day by noon.

Her parents told the police that she retired into her room and never came out for hours. Later, she was found hanging form the ceiling of the room. Her body was sent to Government Royapettah Hospital for post mortem. Police said, Uma was upset over a family dispute. She had separated from her husband as well.

NT Bureau