Wife commits suicide after throwing kids into river, hubby follows suit

Belgaum, Karnataka, Dec 5: A 23-year-old woman allegedly committed sucide by jumping into River Doodganga in Chikkodi Taluk of the District after throwing her two children into the river yesterday.

Police said on hearing this, the woman's husband also committed suicide by hanging himself. Domestic problems drove the family to take the extreme step,police said. Twenty-three-year-old Sarika, who was supposed to go to her parents' place yesterday but jumped into the river after throwing her children, aged four and 18 months respectively.

On seeing the bodies of his kids, their father Anil Suthar (28) rushed to his house and ended his life, police said. 


Published On : Dec 05, 2012