Newly-Wed Woman Found Dead, Kin Allege Murder, Husband Also Critical After Suicide Attempt

Nayagarh: A newly-wed woman was found dead in her bedroom and her husband was also found battling with life as he has attempted suicide by consuming poison. Both were found lying in their room today morning.

Such an untoward incident has occurred under Fategarh Police Station (PS) limits. While police have seized the body after inquest and sent for post mortem, the deceased woman’s bereft family members have lodged a police complaint alleging murder.

The FIR has been filed against the woman’s in-laws by her maternal uncle Prafulla Nayak.

As per Prafulla’s FIR, deceased Kalyani Gochhi of Kachara Tangi village in Tikipalli Panchayat had married Akrura Swain of Parbatipur village three months ago.

Both the villages come under the same police station limits.

Reports said that there had been no domestic quarrel earlier. However, Kalyani’s body was found today lying dead in her bedroom under mysterious circumstances. Akrura was also found gasping for life near the body of his wife.

Akrura was first rushed to Bhapur Community Health Centre (CHC). As his condition turned critical, he was shifted to Bhubaneswar Capital Hospital. His condition was stated to be still critical.

The Fategarh police have registered a case and investigating into the matter.