Fed up with the harassment because of being stalked regularly by a 36-year-old man, a 22-year-old young girl committed suicide in Nandanvan, Nagpur, on Thursday.
The victim, Rakhi Digambar Dhande, hailing from Kuhi, had been living in Nagpur on rent at Plot no 7, Adarsh Nagar, Nagpur. The accused, Anil Madhukar Pethe, a resident of Plot no 57, Adarsh Nagar, would stalk her regularly and harass her. Rakhi spoke to Anil trying to persuade him to stop stalking her but Anil did not stop. Fed up with the stalking, Rakhi, commited suicide by hanging herself to a ceiling fan.
Nandanvan Police, on the complaint of Ujwala Digambar Dhande (24), has registered a case against Anil and has booked him under section 306 (Abetment to suicide) of the Indian Penal Code.