Mangaluru, June 27, 2018: A housewife has reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence at Saujanya lane near Bikarnakatta on June 27, Wednesday.
The deceased is Sumathi (31), wife of Yeshwanth, an electrical contractor by profession. It is suspected that the strained relationship between the couple since some time might have driven Sumathi to suicide. The couple has a son.
Sumathi who hailed from Odiyoor was reportedly agonised after her husband had applied for divorce. Sources said he was away from home since one month.
Mangaluru Rural police have registered a case.