Woman kills self af­ter hus­band con­fis­cates her mo­bile phone

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Ay­oung new­ly­wed whose hus­band com­plained about her al­ways us­ing Face­book and What­sApp hanged her­self af­ter he took away her mo­bile phone.

The woman, iden­ti­fied as a 20-year-old called Aparna, from the Ker­ala re­gion of In­dia, is be­lieved to have ar­gued with her new hus­band about her fre­quent use of the so­cial net­work­ing sites.

Af­ter the ar­gu­ment, Aparna is thought to have locked her­self in her bed­room, ig­nor­ing ap­peals from her fam­ily to open the door.

Ac­cord­ing to The Times of In­dia, Aparna’s hus­band worked away for long spells as a lorry driver, caus­ing her to spend a lot of time on so­cial media

But whilst he was at home on Mon­day, the hus­band be­came frus­trated that she was con­stantly on her phone and de­cided to con­fis­cate it.

The cou­ple are be­lieved to have ar­gued be­fore Aparna locked her­self away.

Her wor­ried hus­band then kicked down the door to find her hanged.

Aparna was rushed to hos­pi­tal but was de­clared dead on ar­rival.

The pa­per re­ported that he was so dis­traught that he at­tempted to com­mit sui­cide by jump­ing from the ter­race of the house, but was re­strained by fam­ily mem­bers.

Culled from mir­ror.co.uk

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