01 February 2019
Angul: In a shocking incident, a young 19-year-old girl committed suicide by consuming poison after her lover uploaded objectionable videos of her on social media. The girl, a resident of Bantala police station area, took the extreme step after her video went viral and died while undergoing treatment at a hospital.
According to reports, the woman was in love with a youth of Talcher. The girl had showed her private parts to the youth during video calls and he used those clips to his advantage. He uploaded the videos on social media after which the girl was not able to take the humiliation and embarrassment.
The helpless woman consumed poison on Thursday and was rushed to Angul DHH for treatment in critical condition. She died while undergoing treatment at the hospital last evening.
Her family members have lodged a complaint against the youth and further probe into the matter is currently underway.