Neighbourhood News Desk/Avi Arya: After spending nearly 20 hours with his dead wife and their pet dog, a 60-year-old man on Wednesday walked into the police post at the Crossings Republik Township and told police that his wife committed suicide by hanging herself and also killed their 14-year-old Labrador. Madhusudhan Siddhanti, who hails from Karnataka, says that they were childless even after 30 years of marriage and were facing financial crisis, which allegedly led his wife Karuna to take the extreme step.
52-year-old deceased woman allegedly wrote a suicide note on the wall of the drawing room in which she stated that the house was ‘haunted’ and an official of a Delhi-based firm as the person responsible for her death. He was later taken to Vijay Nagar police station by the police as they suspected that he may try to harm himself after the events which took place at his flat since Tuesday evening. Claiming that the note on the wall was written by his wife Karuna. Police are now trying to verify whether the incident is a case of suicide or murder.