BANGALORE: A 28-year-old woman committed suicide by setting herself ablaze at her residence at CIN Layout in Hebbal police station limits on Friday morning.
The deceased has been identified as Roopa, a resident of Malavalli. A case has been registered at Hebbal police station and the cause for the suicide is yet to be investigated, police said.
In another incident, a 20-year-old married woman committed suicide by hanging at her residence at Devara Chikkahalli, near Madiwala on Friday morning.
The deceased has been identified as Mamatha.
According to the police, the incident took place at her residence around 11 am. Her colleagues, who came to call her, found her hanging and informed the police. A family dispute forced her to take this extreme step, the Madiwala police said.