Mother-son allegedly killed in domestic violence

Baripada: Bodies of mother-son duo was found under mysterious circumstances at Jadipada village under Mahulia police limits in Mayurbhanj.

While the body of the woman identified as Laxmi Marandi was fished out from a nearby river, the body of her one-year-old son was found in a room.

Though the reason behind the shocking incident is unclear, it is suspected to be a case of domestic violence.

Meanwhile, Laxmi’s husband Bhad Marandi and her father-in-law have been arrested.

Mahulia police have recovered the bodies and sent them to the Anandpur government hospital for post-mortem; further investigation is on.