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23 Oct 2018, Edition - 1197, Tuesday

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Coimbatore

Undertrial attempts on life

Covai Post Network

An undertrial lodged in the central prison here today attempted to commit suicide by slitting his throat in his prison cell.

According to police, 41-year old Senthilkumar, hailing from Pannimadai, was arrested a month ago on charges of stealing motorbikes. Other inmates in cell saw Senthilkumar taking out a blade from his pocket and slitting his throat. Jail authorities rushed him to the Government Hospital here, where he is undergoing treatment.

COIMBATORE WEATHER