Chittoor: Cheated by her lover, a 19-year-old girl Fatima committed suicide after sending her last words by way of SMS messages, where she said she was taking the extreme step as her boyfriend Ibrahim was a married man and father of two children.
Though the incident took place on Saturday night, it came to light on Sunday after the girl’s parents approached the police and lodged a complaint against Ibrahim.
The police said that Fatima was a B Sc student in a private college at Madanapalli in Chittoor district. She was in love with Ibrahim, a driver by profession and native of Chittoor.
Fatima recently came to know that Ibrahim was a married man and father to two children and that he also cheated two more girls on the assuring to marry them.
Apparently upset, Fatima committed suicide by hanging herself from a fan in her home after the family members went to sleep.
Before taking the extreme step, Fatima sent a message to her father citing that she was cheated by Ibrahim and she also sent his photos.
Expressing anguish over the suicide of Fatima, family members and friends of Fatima approached the police demanding immediate punishment to Ibrahim.
Based on the complaint, the police registered a case and shifted the body to the morgue for autopsy. The police nabbed Ibrahim and filed charges of cheating, abetment to suicide and under other Sections.