A 24-year-old housewife of Chidigummala village in Nathavaram mandal allegedly committed suicide by jumping into the Tandava along with her 16-month-old daughter Vaishnavi, according to the police.

B. Chittemma, who came to visit her parents at Gumidigonda along with her daughter a few days ago, had left for her home on September 30. When she did not reach Chidigummala, her husband Ramesh and parents searched for the two and found the bodies in the Tandava on Tuesday, according to Nathavaram Sub-Inspector P. Ramesh.

The bodies were shifted to the Area Hospital at Narsipatnam for post-mortem.