Hyderabad: A man allegedly attempted suicide by self-immolation in Santhosh Nagar in the wee hours of Thursday.
The man identified as Srikanth doused himself with kerosene and set himself ablaze. The locals rushed to his rescue and shifted him to the Osmania General Hospital, where he is being treated.
It is learnt that Srikanth had a love marriage three years ago. Recently, his in-laws allegedly forcibly took his wife to their home. Depressed over this, he is suspected to have attempted suicide.
More details are awaited.