In a bizarre turn to events, a history-sheeter from Virar allegedly set himself ablaze at the office of Vishwas Walvi, the Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO), Vasai, on Friday. He also tried to set Mr. Walvi on fire by pulling him close. Police said Vikas Jha, 23, suffered over 80% burns and died in hospital early […]
Police say a deputy manager of the Vasai Vikas cooperative bank , Mumbai killed himself allegedly after discovering that his wife was cheating on him by having a love affair with a police constable.
A 22-year-old married woman from Nalasopara hanged herself at the couple’s home, allegedly fed up with the constant pressure from her husband to consume mutton. The vegan woman’s resistance only led to further taunts and torture from the accused husband, police said.
A case of children running away from home has taken a tragic turn. Two teenage brothers, officials suspect, ended their lives on the railway tracks near Vasai after they had run away from home when confronted by their mother about stealing money in March. Two weeks after they went missing, their bodies were found in […]
A struggling Palghar writer tried to kill himself thrice in three days — by inhaling toxic vehicular fumes, drinking paint thinner and slashing wrists — but survived even as his mother, who had signed a suicide pact, died in the first attempt. The Palghar police said after the third attempt on Wednesday, Rohan Ramchandran, 28, […]