In a shocking incident, a man burnt alive his two daughters before committing self-immolation in Telangana’s Warangal district on Thursday, police said.

Srinivas (35) set ablaze his daughters, aged seven and five years, at his home in Pamunuru village in Station Ghanpur mandal.

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He was admitted to MGM Hospital in Warangal town, where he succumbed to his injuries.

His wife told police that he resorted to this due to a fight between them. Srinivas was allegedly suspecting his wife’s character. The incident shocked the people in the village. Police registered a case and are investigating.