Staff Reporter

HYDERABAD: A housewife, Pushpamma, 21, jumped into a well carrying her one-year-old daughter at Inapur village in Vikarabad police station area of Ranga Reddy district on Thursday.

Both the mother and daughter died. The Vikarabad police, with the help of locals, retrieved the bodies in the evening. Pushpamma’s family members alleged that she committed suicide due to harassment by her husband Shekhar. According to them, Shekhar had been demanding additional dowry for the past few months.