Couple Commits Suicide After Testing Covid-19 Positive In Nayagarh

Nayagarh: A couple who had tested positive for Covid-19 have allegedly committed suicide at Beguniapatna under Ranpur police limits of Nayagarh district.

Reportedly, the couple and their son had tested positive for Covid-19. While the couple was in home isolation, their son undergoing treatment at Puri.

Villagers suspect that the couple had apparently sunk into depression after testing positive and took the extreme step.

It was when neighbours did not see any activity from the house, they entered it and found them hanging. They were rushed to a hospital where the doctor declared them dead.