A 55-year-old lady and her daughter allegedly dedicated suicide by immolating themselves at their dwelling in suburban Andheri right here, police stated on
Wednesday. The deceased Asmita and Srishti Gupta are the spouse and daughter of Bollywood filmmaker Santosh Gupta, an official stated. The mom and daughter allegedly set themselves ablaze of their residence at D N Nagar in Andheri (west) on Monday afternoon and the matter got here to gentle when neighbours alerted the hearth brigade, he stated.
The duo was rushed to Cooper Hospital, the place Asmita was declared lifeless on arrival, whereas Srishti, who suffered 70 per cent burns, succumbed to her accidents at Airoli Nationwide Burns Centre on Tuesday, the official stated. In accordance with preliminary probe, Asmita had allegedly taken the intense step, as she suffered from a chronic kidney ailment and the daughter dedicated suicide as a result of trauma of her mom’s sickness.
“Now we have registered two totally different unintended loss of life studies within the case and additional investigation is underway,” senior inspector Bharat Gaikwad from DN Nagar police station stated.