Delhi Woman Slits 3-Year-Old Daughter's Throat, Attempts Suicide: Cops

The 27-year-old woman, an engineering graduate, was undergoing treatment for psychiatric problems, police said.

Delhi Woman Slits 3-Year-Old Daughter's Throat, Attempts Suicide: Cops

The woman's mother-in-law rushed her and the child to hospital. (Representational)

New Delhi:

A woman allegedly slit her three-year-old daughter's throat and then attempted to commit suicide in Delhi by slashing her wrist, police said Tuesday.

The 27-year-old woman, an engineering graduate, was undergoing treatment for psychiatric problems, they said. She allegedly slit her daughter's throat and then slashed her wrist falling unconscious, police said.

Her mother-in-law rushed them to hospital where the doctors declared the child brought dead.

The woman is undergoing treatment, police said. Her husband, an engineer, is working in Chennai. 

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