Married woman commits suicide over family dispute in Bengaluru

A 25 year old woman committed suicide allegedly over a family row in Manjunath Nagar in Basaveshwara Nagar in the early hours.

Published: 14th November 2016 10:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 14th November 2016 12:36 PM   |  A+A-


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By Express News Service

BENGALURU: A 25-year- old woman committed suicide allegedly over a family row in Manjunath Nagar in Basaveshwara Nagar in the early hours of Monday. 

According to police, the deceased has been identified as Sujitha, a resident of Manjunath Nagar. Sujitha was married to Vinod and the couple had an 8-month-old girl child.

On Sunday night, the couple had reportedly fought over a family matter. After Vinod fell asleep, around 12.30 am Sujitha is said to have committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling using a saree. 

The incident came to light when Vinod woke up early in the morning. Vinod informed family members and alerted the police as well. 

Police said that Vinod works with a private firm in the parking yard for seized vehicles. He has been detained for further questioning. Basaveshwaranagar police have registered a case and investigations are underway.

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