Odisha: Woman Burns Self, Daughter To Death In Balasore

**Balasore**: Following a family dispute, a woman allegedly set herself on fire in the district’s Simulia area today morning. In an unfortunate turn of events, her nine-month-old daughter also died in the incident.

The deceased woman has been identified as Sanjulata Roul of Markona Bazaar Sahi.

Sanjulata took the extreme step of committing suicide after she entered into a heated argument over family matters. Following the incident, the locals tipped off the area police about the matter.

Police reached the spot and recovered the charred bodies. Initiating preliminary investigation, the cops detained Sanjulata’s husband, Narana Roul in connection with the incident.

No complaint had been filed regarding this incident from Sanjulata’s maternal family side yet.

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