Children Die, Couple serious after Consuming Poison
Kundapur: Two children died after a family of four consumed poison to commit suicide at Ganganadu, Byndoor here on October 17.
The deceased have been identified as Ashwin Kumar (16) and Aishwarya (14). The couple Shankaranarayan (45) and his wife Mahalaxmi (39) are admitted to the hospital.
According to the primary reports, Shankaranarayan who is a cook by profession and his wife Mahalaxmi and children Ashwin and Aishwarya consumed poison. All the four were in an unconscious state when the neighbours saw them.
They immediately informed the Byndoor police, the police reached the spot and rushed the couple to the hospital. Their condition is said to be critical.
The reason for the extreme step is yet to be ascertained. A case has been registered in the Byndoor police station and the investigation is on.