Suicide for Telangana formation alleged

Woman ends life

for Telangana

Potlapalli Mamatha, 24, who allegedly attempted suicide demanding the formation of Telangana state on September 16, at her residence at Peddakaparthi village of Chityal mandal in Nalgonda district, succumbed to burns here on Saturday.

“Mamatha, a Commerce graduate, who had been undergoing treatment in Nalgonda government hospital, died this morning,” the hospital authorities said. Following her death, the Telangana activists staged protest across the district. The relatives of Mamatha and Telangana activists brought her body to Amaraveerula Stupam at Clock Tower Centre where they offered prayers. Later, the body was taken to her village to perform the last rites.

Leaders of various political parties, took part in the procession at Peddakaparthi. — Staff Reporter