Woman commits suicide along with three minor children in Rajasthan

The incident took place after her husband had gone to a relative\'s house last night.

Published: 02nd August 2016 03:03 PM  |   Last Updated: 02nd August 2016 03:06 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

BIKANER: A 26-year-old woman committed suicide by jumping into a water tank along with her three minor children in Sriganganagar district, police said today.

Saroj, a resident of Chak-6 BGS village, jumped into the tank at a nearby farm along with her two sons -- Arjun(4), Gaurav(6 months) and daughter Priyanka (two-and-a-half-year old) late last night, said Malkeet Singh, in-charge, Lalgarh Jatan police station.

The bodies were fished out in the morning, he said.

The incident took place after Saroj's husband had gone to a relative's house last night, he said, adding she was married for the last six years and was under stress due to domestic issues.

Further investigation in the case in underway.

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