Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (MS)
Mangaluru, Aug 5: An elderly woman, who was under psychological depression, killed herself by jumping in to Nandini river at Pavanje of Haleangady.
The deceased is identified as Nursi (70), a resident of Lighthouse near Haleangady. The family members informed Mulki police that she was suffering from mental depression since a few months.
Nandini river (file photo)
The mortal remains of Nursi were found on the banks of Nandini river near Hoigegudde under the limits of Padupanamboor on Thursday afternoon. Locals brought the matter to the notice of Manjula, president of Padupanamboor gram panchayat, who in turn informed the matter to Mulki police.
Nursi had tried to end her life on two earlier occasions also. Nursi, who slept in her room on Wednesday night, went missing on Thursday morning and her body was found in the afternoon.