Paramours commit suicide by consuming poison

A man and a woman, who were in a relationship before the marriage of one of them, allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison at Dogar village at separate places, police said.

Updated: Feb 10, 2011, 15:57 PM IST

Batala: A man and a woman, who were in a
relationship before the marriage of one of them, allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison at Dogar village at separate places, police said.
Hardip Masih, a resident of Dogar village, was in love
with Kiran, belonging to the same village, but she was
married to another person at Kot Khalsa area in Amritsar three
months ago, they said.

Both met when she came to her native village yesterday,
following which Masih allegedly consumed poison and died at a
private hospital in Fatehgarh Churian, they said.
Kiran also allegedly consumed poison when she heard the
news, they added.

The police have registered a case and further
investigations are underway.

PTI