Widow kills herself

Rourkela: A 30-year-old widow allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at the house in Samardari village of Sundargarh district, about 90 km from here, police said today.

Ranjita Kisan, mother of two children, had been staying with her in-laws and maintaining her family by working as a daily labourer after her husband`s death 5 years ago. Ranjita was suspected to have ended her life on Wednesday due to family dispute, police said.

Meanwhile police today arrested Ranjita`s father-in-law Lachhu Kisan (60) and mother-in-law Basumati (54) under charges of torture and abatement of suicide. Both were forwarded to a court at Bonai which remanded them jail custody.