Chennai, Apr 22 UNI | 3 months ago

A woman employee of a software company was stabbed to death by her lover near the Perungudi Railway Station in the city today.

Police said, Vyshya (25) was in relationship with Venkatachalapathy (29) for the past two years.

Vyshya, a native of Mannargudi, was staying in a private hostel in Egmore but often visited her friend's house in Velachery.

Venkatachalapathy called Vyshya to Seshathripuram, near Perungudi Railway Station where a wordy duel ensued between them.

In a fit of rage, Venkatachalapathy stabbed Vyshya using a knife.

She suffered multiple cut wounds and was rushed to Government Hospital were she succumbed.

Venkatachalapathy, too, attemped suicide by stabbing himself. He was also rushed to the hospital where he was undergoing treatment.

(Posted on 22-04-2014)