Special Correspondent

TAMBARAM: A 27-year-old man was drowned in a lake at Medavakkam on Sunday.

Senthil Kumar was a resident of Zamin Raayapettai and reported to have got engaged recently. On Sunday, he had gone for a bath in ‘sitheri’ lake near Medavakkam, where he slipped and fell into the water. His body was recovered later, police said.

In Kovilambakkam, a 25-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide at her house in Eachangadu. She got married to S.Kumar six years ago and the couple had two children. They reportedly quarrelled frequently. On Sunday, she allegedly set herself on fire. Pallikaranai police are investigating both the incidents.