Bokaro: An old woman committed suicide in Cooperative colony under City Police Station area of this district. The woman was rushed to the hospital in a severely burnt condition where she died due to her wounds. The family members have pleaded ignorance about as to what made the woman take the step.
The deceased has been identified as Lalkesri Devi (72). The family said that the woman was mentally challenged. She was initially taken to PMCH Dhanbad from where he was later referred to BGH but as the patient could find a place she was taken to a private hospital where she died.