Athmallik: All arrangements were made. Gut preparations for the big day. Little did anybody know that a shock was waiting for them?
Source : orisaapost
A man has left his family and friends heartbroken after he allegedly committed suicide just minutes before his wedding. The bizarre incident has been reported from Gopalpur village under Athamallik police limits in Angul district.
According to sources, Ranjit Karna (28) was supposed to marry a girl from Pitambharpur village under Purunakot police limits in Boudh district. Similarly, his sister was to get married to the Ranjit’s brother-in-law.
All arrangements were made and the groom party was to set off 8AM in the morning. The grom vehicle, decorated with flowers was standing before the house, all relatives were ready to set off in a separate vehicle to the bride’s village for the marriage.
However, before the marriage procession, Ranjit left on the pretext of going to the village pond. Family members grew suspicious when he did not show up and went to search him only to find him hanging from a tree near the pond.
Shocked, they informed other relatives who then informed the police.
On receipt of information, Athmallik ASI Sanatan Dhar with a police team reached the village and recovered the body. A case of unnatural death was registered and the body was sent for autopsy.