Hyderabad: 26-year-old youth committed suicide at busy road of Tankbund, demanding that his native place be attached to the newly carved Medak district. Udavati Raju, a native of Nagireddy Peta doused himself in petrol and set himself ablaze. He was rushed to hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. According to Additional Inspector Srinath Reddy Raju was overheard saying that his native place should be detached from the new Kamareddy district and be attached to Medak district.
According to sources Raju was frustrated as he could not get a job. He was hoping that his native place would be part of Medak district, which would increase his chances of getting employment.