Missing woman, daughter found dead in pond
Kottayam: A woman and her daughter, who were reported missing from Pallathra at Panachikkad here, were found dead in a pond on Tuesday. The deceased were identified as Madappally natives Valsamma alias Omana (59) and her daughter Dhanya (37).
The duo went missing on Monday morning. The bodies were recovered from the pond during a search operation in the wee hours of Tuesday.
It is assumed that the duo committed suicide. A note recovered from their house also hinted that family problems due to debts led to the suicide.
Chingavanam police and Fire Force reached the spot and shifted the bodies to Kottayam Medical College. Police registered a case and are investigating.
(Suicide is not a solution to any problem. Seek the help of a mental health expert if you are in distress. Toll-free helpline number- 1056).