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Tag: Suicide

Sarpanch Found Dead In Jungle
Odisha: Body Of Missing Sarpanch Found Hanging In Jungle, Family Alleges Murder

Some locals of Bijadihi village found the Sarpanch of Kadua Gram Panchayat under Dhenkanal’s Kamakhyanagar block hanging from a tree and informed the police.

Youth Jumps Into RIVER
Youth Jumps Into River In Odisha, Dies

In a tragic incident, a youth reportedly died after jumping off the bridge over Kathajodi River on Wednesday (Oct 20) morning. The victim jumped off the bridge between Press Square and Gopalpur in Cuttack.

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Death In Kalyan Mandap
Event Manager Found Hanging at Kalyan Mandap in Bhubaneswar, Family Alleges Murder

A youth, working at Blue Orchid Kalyan Mandap in Patia under Infocity Police limits in Bhubaneswar, was found hanging in a room on Saturday morning

Odisha ACFO Dies Of Critical Burn Injuries, Family Alleges 'Murder By Wife'

An Assistant Conservator of Forest Officer (ACFO), of Paralakhemundi District Headquarters in Gajapati has died of severe burn injuries. He passed away during treatment at a private hospital in Cuttack on Tuesday. The deceased official has been identified as Soumyaranjan Mohapatra.

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Man Attacks Family
Man Attacks Wife, 4 Children, One Daughter Dead

In a gruesome incident of inhumanity that has sent shockwaves everywhere, a man allegedly murdered his daughter and also attacked his wife and three other children before attempting to kill himself in Kuchinda area of the district. 

Odisha: ‘Love Birds’ Found Hanging From Tree In Mayurbhanj

In a suspected case of suicide, a young couple was found hanging from a tree around 1 km away from Dhanasola village under Rasgovindpur police limits here in Mayurbhanj district on Friday.

Woman Found Hanging
Woman ‘Hangs' Herself After Husband’s Death, Parents Allege Dowry Death

Days after her husband’s death, body of woman was found hanging in her home in Cherantapada village under Rajkanika block of Kendrapara district.

Odisha: Youth Allegedly Hangs Himself To Death In Police Station

Berhampur: A youth allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself to death inside Golanthara Police Station under Ganjam district on Monday. According to reports, the accused was brought to the police…

BSF Jawan Kills Self With Service Rifle In Odisha's Rayagada

Kalyansinghpur: In an unfortunate incident, a BSF jawan ended his life by shooting himself from his service rifle in Kalyansinghpur area of Rayagada district on Wednesday. The deceased identified as…

Brigadier From Odisha Commits Suicide At Pune Railway Station, Probe Begins

Pune/Bhubaneswar: The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has started an investigation into the alleged suicide of a 57-year-old Army officer of Brigadier rank at the Pune railway station in Maharashtra on…

Woman Hangs Herself, In-Laws Make Video
Woman Hangs Herself, In-Laws Make Video

Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh): In a shocking incident, a family lined up outside a window to shoot a video even as their daughter-in-law hanged herself to death inside. The family even…

Man Ends Life After Failing To Repay Loan Taken For Daughter’s Marriage

Balasore: A man allegedly ended his life by suicide after failing to clear the loans he had taken for his daughter’s marriage. The shocking incident has been reported from Manatri village under Soro Police limits in the district. The deceased has been identified as RabindraParida. As per reports, Rabindra had taken loans to the tune […]

Minor Boy 'Hangs Self' After Parents Scold Him For Watching Videos On Mobile

Khordha: In a tragic incident, a 14-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide after he was ticked off by his parents for spending too much time on watching videos on mobile phone. The incident took place at Gadamanatri village under Begunia police limits in Khordha district on Saturday. According to reports, on Saturday afternoon, the minor was […]

Woman Sets Herself On Fire; Husband, Mother-In-Law Suffer Burn Injuries Trying To Save Her

Baripada: Three members of a family sustained critical burn injuries after one of them reportedly attempted self-immolation at Baidapur village under Betanati block of Mayurbhanj district today morning. The three injured have been identified as Gair Singh, his wife Saraswati and mother Raim. Singh and his mother were admitted to Baripada Medical College and Hospital […]

WATCH: Man Attempts Suicide In Rourkela, Rescued By Fire-fighters

Rourkela: Fire department personnel rescued a man who climbed atop a tree and threatened to commit suicide at Rourkela on Thursday morning. Reportedly, the drama unfolded when the man, perched atop a tree, in the Munda market area of 19 Sector, threatened to commit suicide in the morning hours. The Fire Brigade was subsequently informed […]

Gunpur: Bodies Of Woman, Daughter Found Inside House
Engineering College Professor Found Dead In Locked House In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Police today recovered the body of a college Professor from inside a locked house in Ghatikia area of the capital city. The deceased Bhagabat Prasad Rath was a resident of Sunabeda in Koraput district and staying at a rented house in Ghatikia. He was reportedly working as a Professor in a private engineering college […]

Odisha: Bodies Of 2 Missing Sisters Fished Out From River

Bolangir: The bodies of two sisters, who allegedly had jumped into Tel river in Bolangir district two days back, were recovered from two different spots on Saturday. It was alleged that both the girls, identified as daughters of Ramatar Agarwal, had jumped into the river for reasons unknown on October 15. While the body of […]

Married Woman, Youth Found Hanging In Kalahandi Forest; Love Angle Suspected

Kalahandi: Bodies of a woman and a youth were recovered from a forest near Salebheta village of Kalahandi district on Tuesday. The deceased have been identified as Bobby Parabhoe and Lingaraji Majhi. Bobby, who happens to be a married woman, was reportedly missing for past few days. Her husband M. Prabhoe had lodged a police […]

Telugu TV Actress Kondapalli Sravani Kills Self

Hyderabad: Telugu television actress Kondapalli Sravani allegedly committed suicide at her house in Hyderabad, the police said on Wednesday. The 26-year-old artiste was found hanging at her residence in Madhuranagar on Tuesday. The family members said she went to her bedroom and closed the door. They thought she was taking a bath but when she […]

Pattamundai Suicide
Odisha Matric Exam Results: 2 Girls Commit Suicide After Receiving False News of Failure

Kendrapara/Bhadrak: Two school girls in the state committed suicide after allegedly receiving false news of their failure in Class-10 examinations the results of which were published on Wednesday. As per reports, a girl student from Balipadar village under Pattamundai Municipality in Kendrapara district hanged herself in her home hours after a friend told her that […]

The Benefits Of Drinking Plenty Of Water Linked To Low Suicide Rates

London: It looks like we have now one more reason to drink plenty of water as scientists, including one of Indian-origin, found that naturally occurring lithium in public drinking water may have an anti-suicidal effect and linked with lower suicide rates. Lithium, sometimes referred to as the ‘Magic Ion’, is widely and effectively used as […]

Young People With Even Mild Mental Distress At High Suicide Risk

London: The vast majority of young people who self-harm or experience suicidal thoughts appear to have only mild or moderate mental distress, according to researchers. Measures to reduce suicide risk in young people should focus on the whole population, not just those who are most distressed, depressed or anxious, said Cambridge University researchers during Mental […]

Odisha Migrant Worker Hangs Self Near Quarantine Centre In Mayurbhanj

Baripada: A migrant worker, who was lodged at a quarantine centre in Mayurbhanj district following his return from neighbouring Andhra Pradesh, allegedly committed suicide on Friday outside the facility, police said. Surendra Behera (38), a resident of Raikama village in the district, was found hanging from a tree with a lungi around his neck near […]

Blaming Govt Apathy, Odia Migrant Worker 'Kills Self' In Haryana

Bhubaneswar: A migrant worker from Kendrapara district stranded in Haryana since enforcement of lockdown in the wake of COVID-19 outbreak, allegedly committed suicide after his desperate pleas failed to make any impact on the government or the construction company he was engaged with. The deceased Gangadhar Biswal, working with the firm in Haryana for some […]

Garima Kothari
'Master Chef: India' Finalist, Husband Dead In 'Murder-Suicide': US Prosecutor

New York: A “Master Chef: India” finalist Garima Kothari, whose restaurant had closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and her husband have died “in an apparent murder-suicide,” according to a prosecutor in New Jersey. Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said that police found Garima, 35, who was five-months pregnant, dead in her residence in Jersey […]