Nalgonda, October 18 : The police solved the suspected suicide of a girl as a murder committed by her father. According to Nalgonda DSP Sudhakar, Bodige Sony died under suspicious conditions on October 14 at Gattuppal village of Chandur mandal in the district.
It was said that the girl had committed suicide demanding Gattuppal to be made as a mandal. Girl's father B. Krishnaiah had a verbal fight with his two daughters - Soni and Manasa - when his son Shekar took his bike.
Manasa went out of the house and physically handicapped Soni argued with her father. In a fit of rage Krishnaiah hit and pushed her. The girl's head hit a door and died on the spot with severe head injury.
Krishnaiah dragged the body into the bathroom and set it ablaze. Later he went to the protest camp and sat there. Manasa found out Soni's charred body in the bathroom and informed the parents.
All the villagers rushed to the spot and Krishnaiah said that Soni committed suicide for the cause of mandal. The police after inquiry found out that Krishnaiah was imprisoned in a murder case earlier. They took him into custody where he confessed his crime.