KUTTIPURAM: In a ghastly incident, a 25-year-old-woman committed suicide by setting herself ablaze after strangling her one-and-a-half-year-old-twins at Kuttipuram in Malappuram. The woman has been identified as Jazeena (25), wife of Fazal of Kuttippuram. After strangling her twins Farzana and Farhan, who were sleeping in the cradle, she entered the bathroom with the petrol and set herself ablaze. Her husband was at home at the time of the incident. Though he rushed to her hearing the cries, her body had caught fire. She was declared dead on reaching the hospital.
The reason for the suicide is not known. Her body has been shifted to Kozhikode Medical College Hospital. Further step will be taken in the presence of the RDO. The bodies of the children have been shifted to a private hospital in Walancherry. Fazal is an auto driver of Kuttippuram railway station. The couple has an elder son also.