Man attacks daughter-in-law, commits suicide
Jajpur: A 48-year-old man allegedly hacked his daughter-in-law with sharp weapons before committing suicide at Baruneipada village under Panikoili police limits in Jajpur district.
According to sources, Damodar Behera attacked his daughter-in-law Sakuntala (27) yesterday afternoon.
Hearing screams of the woman, neighbours rushed to the spot and found her in a pool of blood
They immediately rescued Sakuntala and admitted her to the district headquarters hospital. Later, she was shifted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack as her condition deteriorated.
Later, Damodar was found hanging from a tree on the outskirts of the village.
Police have registered a case and launched a probe into the incident.