A person who had hacked his 3 years old niece and his mother with a hand axe, then killed himself by drinking poison. The child lost her life on the spot and her grandmother admitted to hospital in a serious condition.
This horrible incident had occurred in front of the Valluvan Community Centre in Vannar Northwest, Jaffna. Three years old Thanusan Niksika was killed in the incident and the mother of the suspect, K.Parameswary was injured in the incident and admitted to the Hospital.
The suspect had rushed into the house and had hacked his mother and the child. The child had run out of the house and dropped dead outside the house. Neighbours said that rushed to the house on hearing the cries and found the child dead and the mother injured. They suggested the child may had been killed because she had seen the hacking of the mother.
After incident the suspect, K.Eeswaran (33 years), a jewellery maker by profession had committed suicide by drinking the strong poisonous Acid used in jewel making. He is used to attending counseling sessions said some relative.
Police is pursuing further inquiries.