Woman in Madhya Pradesh commits suicide following death of fiance, an Army jawan

Jyoti Dhakad was to marry Army jawan Neelesh Dhakad in April next year, said Hatpipaliya police station inspector B S Gora.

Published: 09th December 2017 05:02 PM  |   Last Updated: 09th December 2017 05:45 PM   |  A+A-

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DEWAS: A 22-year-old woman, engaged to an Army jawan who died in Kashmir earlier this week, allegedly committed suicide at Barkheda village in Dewas district of Madhya Pradesh today.

Jyoti Dhakad was to marry Army jawan Neelesh Dhakad (26) in April next year, said inspector B S Gora, in-charge of Hatpipaliya police station.

Dhakad died of a bullet wound in Kashmir on December 5. According to official sources, it was a case of accidental firing.

Since his funeral on Thursday, Jyoti was in a state of shock, and today her body was found hanging from ceiling at her house, inspector Gora said.

Further probe is on, he said.

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