Teenager ends life believing she was possessed
Tiruchi: In a strange case, a 19-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by immolating herself as she believed a ghost had possessed her, the police said.
Vinothini of Chinna Pallipalayam, near Musiri in the district, was psychologically affected and had been behaving strangely for some months after a woman in the same area committed suicide by immolating herself.
Vinothini strongly believed that the woman?s ghost had entered her body and she wanted to chase it away. Her parents took her to a sorcerer who also told them that the ghost of a woman had possessed her, the police added.
The girl allegedly committed suicide in her house when her parents were away.