Staff Reporter

NALGONDA: A seventy-five-year old woman died under suspicious circumstances at Rayanigudem village in Suryapet mandal on Sunday morning. K Rangamma, a widow of Rayanigudem was found dead in a pond in the village in the early hours of the day.

The incident triggered allegations from a section of the villagers who attributed her death to suicide unable to digest the “ill-treatment” meted out to her by her sons in strange coincidence with the Mothers Day celebrations.

When contacted, the Suryapet rural SI Y Surender Reddy said that the younger son of Rangamma lodged a complaint at the police station saying their mother accidentally drowned in the pond while attending nature’s call in the early hours of the day. We have registered a case , he said.