Pregnant woman ends life 4 days after husband’s suicide in Odisha
Rourkela: A pall of gloom descended on Podahadi village under Patamunda block in Sundargarh district after a pregnant woman ended her life four days after her husband died by suicide.
According to reports, the couple–Ashok Munda (22) and Mandini Munda (19)– got married last year. But later, Ashok fell in love with another woman and brought her home leading to a family feud. Later, Ashok took the extreme step by killing himself on July 25 (Sunday).
On July 29, Mandini, who was 7-month pregnant, returned to her parents house in Podahadi. She asked her younger sister to get her water to use the toilet and then died by suicide inside the bathroom. Later, her sister broke open the door to find Mandini hanging from the ceiling.
On receiving information, Koida police reached the spot, recovered the body and began investigation into the incident.