V. Valarmathi (19) of Katayanur village near Kasthuripatti in Sankari Taluk reportedly ended her life by setting herself ablaze in her mother’s place on the day after her wedding. Police quoted the victim as saying that she was reportedly upset that she will be missing her parents (after marriage) and decided to end her life. Sankari Police registered a case. The police said that parents of the girl got her married to Velu, of Katchipalli village near Konkanapuram in Sankari Taluk who was working as a weaver, on October 18. “The couple came to the bride’s house the following day – as part of the rituals that are performed as part of the marriage ceremony”, the Police added. — Special Correspondenet

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