The main accused Vallakonda Sai Krishna who also received burns in the incident is undergoing treatment. Krishna’s mother is absconding.
Among the five metropolitan cities, while Chennai witnessed a rise in crime rate, Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru witnessed a downward trend in the number of crimes.
A scuffle broke out among seven friends, leaving one person dead, while playing a game of ludo and all of them were reportedly under the influence of alcohol.
The victim worked at a private sector firm and would reportedly pester the accused Abboju Ravi, 33, and Edla Venkateshwarlu, 29, for money to consume alcohol.
After stabbing Chamanthi with a kitchen knife and severely injuring her, Girish injured himself in an attempt to kill himself.
Ramulu, 25, allegedly killed his partner, Santhoshi, 25, by slitting her throat using a blade and then hanged himself, the police said.
Based on the children’s account, their mother lodged a complaint with the Jubilee Hills police, who registered separate cases against the children’s father and his friend.