Dehra Dun: A couple allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand, police said here on Monday.

Umesh Singh Chaudhary (26) and Anita (23) were found dead in a hotel room in Nagarasu on Sunday evening by the police, who were called by the hotel owner after the couple did not come out the whole day. Chaudhary was a resident of Nagarasu and Anita was a resident of Pokhari in Chamoli district and they had checked into the hotel on Saturday night.

Police claimed they recovered a suicide note from the room. -- PTI