Woman kills two children, self near Namakkal

Upset over a quarrel with her husband, a 27-year old woman killed her two children by setting them on fire before commiting self-immolation near here today.

Updated: Mar 08, 2012, 14:12 PM IST

Namakkal (TN): Upset over a quarrel with her
husband, a 27-year old woman killed her two children by
setting them on fire before commiting self-immolation near
here today.

Revathi, wife of a lorry driver, doused her son and
daughter, aged seven and five respectively, and herself with
kerosene and set them ablaze at her house in Mohanoor,
Namakkal Additional Superintendent of Police S Kuppulakshmi
said.

She took the decision as she was vexed over family quarrel.

PTI