Man escapes after jumping into well, finds wife hanging inside house
Kadakkal (Kollam): Following family problems, a man jumped into the well and his wife hanged herself inside the house here the other day. The man identified as Chithara native Ranjith escaped from the well later, but his wife Aswathy (26) died.
The incident took place on Tuesday at 12 in the noon. The couple had a verbal spat and following this, Ranjith jumped into the well, the police said.
On seeing this, Aswathy closed the door of the house and hanged herself. Ranjith later managed to get outside the well and found the door closed.
Though he broke the door and tried to save Aswathy, she died. Kadakkal police completed inquest.
The body was shifted to Parippally medical college for post-mortem. The couple have two children named Vaishnav and Vaisakh.