Fearing job loss, three of family die by suicide

Dharwad (Karnataka) [India], July 26 (ANI): Three members of a family in Dharwad district have died by suicide over the alleged fear of job loss during the coronavirus pandemic, the police said.

The deceased, a couple and their daughter, have not been identified yet.

"Three members of a family died by suicide in Dharwad yesterday, allegedly over the fear of job loss due to COVID-19," said Inspector, Suburban Police Station in Dharwad.

According to the police, a suicide note was found near their bodies. A case under relevant sections has been registered and further investigation is underway. (ANI)

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