Jagatsinghpur: A woman along with her six-month-old daughter allegedly committed suicide by jumping into the Devi river in Jagatsingpur district on Tuesday night.
The woman, Lipina Rout of Pokamula village was staying along with her in-laws’ near the riverbank of Devi river.
According to sources, Lipina along with her daughter was roaming outside the house on Tuesday evening when she suddenly jumped into the river. On spotting the incident, locals immediately informed her family members.
On being informed, police along with fire department officials reached the spot and launched a rescue operation. However, the woman and her child remained untraceable till the last report came in.