TSRTC Strike : Woman employee commits suicide

TSRTC Strike : Woman employee commits suicide

Agency News

Khammam, Oct 28 : A woman employee working in Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) allegedly committed suicide by hanging from a ceiling fan at her residence here on Monday.

The deceased was identified as Neeraja (37).

She was working as conductor in Sattupalli bus depot in Khammam.

Police said, Neeraja went to her parent’s house in Pallegudem for Diwali along with her husband and two children. After getting a call from employees to participate in the strike, Neeraja came back to her house and allegedly committed suicide.

A case has been registered and an investigation is underway, police added. Meanwhile, family members of Neeraja alleged that she took the extreme step due to government's attitude towards TSRTC employees strike, which entered the 24th day today, demanding merger of the Corporation into Government. (UNI)