ANDHRA PRADESH

Man commits suicide for Telangana

Staff Reporter

NIZAMABAD: Yet another youth ended life for the cause of Telangana. Being apprehensive of the future of the ongoing movement for separate State and the outcome of Justice Srikrishna Committee report, Belloji Naveen (29), an autorikshaw driver, committed suicide near his residence at Gouthamnagar here on Monday afternoon.

He is survived by wife, Jyosna, and two daughters. Before consuming pesticide he called up former MLA Y. Lakshminarayana (BJP) over mobile phone and informed him that he was consuming poison as he was vexed with the politics of different political parties on the issue. By the time Mr. Lakshminarayana rushed with an ambulance to his residence, he was told that Naveen was lying unconscious on the banks of Pangra stream near Gouthamnagar. Naveen died on being shifted to the Pragathi Hospital.