Aswini, a student of Meenakshi college, chennai, studying B.com-I st year was brutally killed by her lover Alagesan near the college, as she was coming out of the college to board the bus. Aswini, a fatherless girl of Mathuravoyal was friend turned lover, completed her plus 2 with good scores, unable to continue her studies lack of funds. Hence, Alagesan, in his statement, in the police station after being caught, told the police that he had spent nearly 2 lakhs of rupees for the studies of Aswini and her mother sankari did know everything. But after her entry in the college, Aswini started avoiding Alagesan which made him suspicious and hence tied her the ‘mangalsuthra’, which was later made as a complaint with the police.
The police on inquiry found that they both were lovers and the police, with the instructions of the mother of Aswini and her relatives, had warned Alagesan not to interfere in the life of?Aswini. This made Alagesan go mad on Aswinin and decided to kill her. Before the attempt, Alagesan met Aswini after the college hours and tried to convince her but, as Aswini was stubborn, Alagesan pulled out the knife he carried and killed her.