Berhampur: Unable to bear the trauma of losing their son, a couple allegedly hanged self. The incident was reported late last night from Narayanpur Sasan village under Kabisuryanagar police limits of Ganjam district.
The deceased have been identified as Rajkishore and Sulochana Satpathy.
As per sources, the couple’s 27-year-old son was undergoing treatment in a hospital in Bhubaneswar. He passed away yesterday evening.
The news reportedly shocked the couple so much that they decided to end their lives, police said as per their preliminary findings. While Rajkishore was found hanging from a tree near their house, his wife Sulochana was found hanging in their house.
Kabisuryanagar police are probing the matter.