Odisha: Week After Love-Marriage, Woman Found Dead, Family Alleges Murder

23 June 2019


Kalahandi: A girl in her late-teens died a week after her marriage was solemnized in Thuamal Rampur block of the district on Saturday night. The deceased belonged to Pokhari Utaguda village and tied the knot with one Kailash Nayak on June 15.

However, barely a week after her marriage, the girl was found hanging in her room at her in-laws place at Uparjhapi village on Sunday. Two villagers of Uparjhapi, Sirabati and Raghumani informed the girl’s father Janamani Nayak about the tragedy.

Janamani has lodged a complaint with Thuamal Rampur police alleging that his daughter has been murder. The police rushed to the spot, retrieved the body and sent it for autopsy to a local hospital.

Thuamal Rampur police have registered a case of unnatural death and begun a probe into the incident.