Jeypore: A woman and her two children including an infant were found dead in a well in Ward-13 under Kotpad NAC of Koraput district on Friday. However, police have detained the husband of the 21-year-old deceased woman and are questioning him in this connection.
Sources said the couple often quarrel over family disputes and the woman used to visit her parents house every time they have a fight. The family dispute has worsened during the lockdown due to poverty.
Yesterday, the couple again had a fight following which she left the house carrying her 8-month-old girl and two-year-old son. This morning, bodies of all three were found in a well in the village.
Seeing the bodies floating the locals informed the police and recovered the bodies and sent them for post-mortem. Meanwhile, the police have detained the husband.