Woman attempts suicide by jumping into well with children; both kids dead
Palakkad: A woman attempted suicide by jumping into a well with her two children. Palakkad native Manjula tried to commit suicide by jumping into the well with her 6-year-old and 3-year-old sons. The locals were able to save Manjula, but they could not save her children, Abhin (6) and Abhith (3).
The tragic incident took place on Monday afternoon. Manjula was living separately from her husband with her children. She was rescued by her neighbors who reached the house after hearing noise. However, both the children died by the time their bodies were taken out of the well.
Police stated that Manjula attempted suicide due to issues in her marriage. Her divorce case is going on in court.
Manjula was admitted in Palakkad district hospital. The bodies of the children were shifted to the mortuary.
(Suicide does not provide a solution to any problem. Consult mental health experts if you are under distress. Toll-free number- 1056)