Two separate attempted suicides are being investigated by police. In the first incident, a 16 year old female student of Mulchan Road, Rock Road, Penal is said to have overdosed herself on tablets when her mother refused to allow her to go to the movie theatre on Sunday evening.
The girl was reportedly found unconscious in her room and rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital when she remains warded in an unsatisfactory condition.
Separately, 32 year old Doodnath Mungroo of Clarke Road, Penal was found hanging from a piece of rope in his bedroom, on Sunday afternoon.
The discovery was made by Mungroo’s brother who told investigators that Doodnath has separated from his wife one week ago and was overheard begging for her to return to him, via telephone. She however refused.
Upon being found, Mungroo was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital where is now warded in stable condition.