Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Rourkela, Dec 3:

In a case of suspected murder, a woman and her two-year-old son were found dead in their house in Odisha’s Sundargarh district this morning.

Representative pic
Representative pic

According to reports, charred bodies of a woman identified as Rakhi Sahu and her minor son were retrieved from the house at Gandhi Road under Biramitrapur area here.

Rakhi had married one Sunny Sahu few years ago and had a child from their wedlock. However, they were not pulling well since Sunny was allegedly torturing his wife for dowry.

Rakhi’s family members have alleged that Sunny was torturing their daughter and was demanding dowry which they had expressed their inability to fulfil. A case has been registered with Biramitrapur police station in this regard.

Meanwhile, police have detained Sunny and interrogating him.

The unfortunate incident took place while the accused was not at home.