Sambalpur, July 16: A woman was arrested by Gobindpur Police in Bamra, who after drowning her two daughters to death over a family quarrel, allegedly attempted suicide.
Police sources said, the arrested woman admitted that she had killed her two daughters, aged four and two. While she was going towards the railway station, Gobindpur police who detained the woman, was informed by a group of suspicious locals. She also admitted that she was walking towards the railway station to commit suicide.
It is unknown why Baijayanti Mahali, the wife of a junior engineer of Bamra block office Durga Mahali, murdered her daughters. Baijayanti’s husband was not present at home when she committed the crime. However, family dispute is suspected to be the reason behind the crime.