Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: Sreekumar, 27, and his wife, Sunitha, 23, were found dead in their house at Valakom, near Kottarakara, on Wednesday morning. They got married three months ago.

The police suspect it to be a suicide. Sreekumar had returned from his workplace in Gujarat two days ago. The police said that during his absence, his father, Thulasidharan, allegedly harassed Sunitha, following which she had written to her husband requesting him to return. Neighbours told the police that on Monday there was a showdown between the father and son. The couple are believed to have consumed poison on Tuesday night. The Kottarakara police have registered a case.