Korba. A 17-year-old girl in Chhattisgarh’s Korba district died by suicide. Reportedly, she was upset with her father not working, due to which she finally took this step. She has also left a suicide note. In her note, she wrote that – my father does not do anything. My mother has the sole responsibility of running the household. The expenses in the house are very high, so I am taking my life. The matter is of Manikpur outpost area.
Sandhya Sahu (17) lived with her parents in Ward No. 26 Mudapar Basti. She had passed the 12th examination in the same year. Relatives say that as usual on Friday night, Sandhya had gone to her room after having dinner. After this, the next day on Monday morning, her body was found hanging on the noose from the fan.
After the incident, her family members informed the police about this matter. On receiving the news, the police team reached the spot and the body was brought down. The police also recovered a suicide note from the spot, which suggests that the girl was upset. At present, the police have recovered the body and sent it for postmortem. Investigation is underway in the matter.
Sandhya’s father Siyarama Sahu (39) is a drunk. He sometimes works as a daily wage laborer. But most of the time he stays at home. Sandhya was worried about this. Her mother is bearing the expenses of the whole house. Neighbours told that Sandhya also used to work in some shop earlier to help with the expenses.