The Hush Post: In a shocking incident, two students of Class 10 aged 16, died after setting each other ablaze after consuming liquor. The incident occurred in Telangana’s Jagtiyal town, about 190 km from Hyderabad, on Sunday night.
Both students, Mahender and Ravi, were classmates at a missionary school. They allegedly took this step following a clash over an affair with the same girl. She is also the student of the same school. According to the police, both were in love with the same girl. They allegedly poured petrol before setting each other on fire.
K Mahender died on the spot while Ravi Teja, who sustained critical injuries, died in a hospital.
The families of the two boys claimed that a third boy was also present at the spot. The police is verifying the presence of the third person.
Beer bottles and mobile phones were found by the police at the scene. Mobile phone data of the deceased is being analysed.
The police are trying to ascertain if it was a murder or suicide.