Mysuru, February 20:- This man’s son was out on parole for which he was a guarantor. Chandru, son of Mahadevappa, is serving a jail term for killing his wife. Recently, he was out on one-month parole but Chandru gave it a slip and escaped from the house.
Police registered a criminal case against Mahadevappa (65), a resident of Badanavalu in Nanjangud taluk. The verdict was supposed to be given on February 19. Fearing he may be fixed for his son’s lapse, Mahadevappa committed suicide by consuming poison on Sunday. Bilikere police have registered a complaint. (MR/KS).