Two cousin tribal sisters allegedly committed suicide by hanging from a tree in a jungle in Dahanu on Sunday night allegedly due to a failed love affair. The Dahanu police have recovered a suicide which mentions the name of two boys and a case of accidental death has been registered.
Savu Umbarsada (16) and her cousin sister Sadhna Umbarsada (17) were found hanging from the same tree in the dense jungles near Ambesari village in Dahanu on Sunday night. The spot is just 2 kms away from the homes where the victims resided, said police.
Locals found the body hanging on Monday morning and informed us,said PI Janardhan Parabkar of Dahanu police station. It seems the suicides were due to a failed love affair, as the names of two boys are mentioned in the suicide note which we found near the spot, said the official,and are investigating on that angle. We have called the parents of the two victims and also the two boys mentioned in the note, and are awaiting the post mortem report, said the official.