Four of family consume poison, two die

CHENNAI, OCT. 11. Four members of a family in Adambakkam consumed poison in a bid to commit suicide late on Sunday night, with two of them dying, police said.

While the mother and one of her sons died, the father and another son have been admitted to the Government General hospital here.

N.S. Venugopal (60), a businessman residing in Shaw Wallace Colony, Brindavan Nagar, Adambakkam, along with his wife Revathy (55) and two sons, Ramkumar (31) and Sureshkumar (28), consumed poison because Venugopal was unable to repay his debts.

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