7 loan office managers, 4 debt collectors detained in teenage suicide case | Vijayawada News
Vijayawada: Police Arrest Seven People in Haritha Suicide Case Varshini, who took an extreme step after his father was insulted by recovery officers in Nandigama, NTR district. Three managers and four debt collectors were arrested and remanded in custody.
The defendants were identified as agency directors Ch Munnedhar Reddy (30), Singireddy Venkateswara Rao (40), Boorugu Madhuri (32) and recovery officers C Pawan Kumar (29), K Bhagya Teja (26), Challa Srinivasa Rao (45), Gajjalakonda Venkata Siva Nagaraju (29) who were questioned at the police station of Vatsavai in the presence of Nandigama ACP Nageswara Reddy.
According Nandigama DCP Mary PrasanthiOn Thursday, Varshini (17), depressed after her father was insulted by recovery workers, committed suicide by hanging in her home. Varshini, in his suicide note, apologized to his parents for taking the extreme measure.
Sources said recovery workers insulted her father Prabhakar Rao saying: “When you can’t repay the loan, why do you want your daughters to continue their studies, it is better to keep buffaloes”.
Her father had borrowed 6.5 lakh using two credit cards from a bank to cover the education expenses of his two daughters. After she failed to repay the loan, debt collectors came to her home and insulted her father in the presence of neighbors.