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Case against hotel mgmt as woman guest dies of suffocation

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 16:15

Indore: Police on Tuesday said that the woman,
who was found dead in a three-star hotel`s steam-bath room on
April 11, died due to suffocation and registered a case
against the hotel management in this regard.

According to the post-mortem report, the woman,
identified as Tabassum, died due to suffocation inside the
steam-bath room, police said.

Tabassum, who was staying in the Sayaji Hotel along
with her husband Syed Tabish, was found dead inside the
steam-bath room.

She went to take the steam-bath on April 11 and when
she failed to come out for nearly half-an-hour, the hotel
staff got suspicious and later found her body,partially-burnt,
lying on the floor of the room with injury marks on her head.

A case under Section 304-A of the IPC (causing death
due to negligence) was registered against the hotel management
in this regard.

Earlier, the family members of Tabassum staged a
protest in front of the hotel alleging that police is dealing
with the case lightly.


First Published: Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 16:15
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