Chandauli, Apr 14: A woman committed suicide along with her two-yearold daughter in the Alinagar area of this Uttar Pradesh district, police sources said on Tuesday.
According to sources, Heeravati Devi (25), wife of Mukesh Yadav, a resident of Ward Number 16 in the Alinagar area, jumped into a well along with her daughter Annu (2). Upon hearing the sound, people from nearby areas rushed to the spot and tried to save the woman but the duo had succumbed by then.
The locals fished out the bodies from the well and informed the police about the incident. Police have sent the bodies to the district hospital for a post-mortem. The causes behind the extreme step is yet to be ascertained. A case has been registered into the matter and police is investigating the incident. (UNI)