A forty five-year-old and her 5 minor daughters had been discovered useless on railway tracks close to Imalibhata indistrict on Thursday, police stated on Thursday.
District police recognized the girl as Uma Sahu, a resident of Bemcha village.
In line with district police, the girl was recognized as Uma Sahu, a resident of Bemcha village – about 65 km from. The opposite deceased have been recognized as her daughters Annapurna (17), Yashoda (16), Bhumika (14), Kumkum (12) and Tulasi (10).
Uma’s husband Kejau Ram Sahu, 48, advised police that his spouse left the home on Wednesday night alongside along with her daughters after a dispute between the couple.
“The husband is an alcoholic and that had been a degree of rivalry within the household. On Wednesday, when he got here house in an inebriated state, he had a combat together with his spouse, following which Uma left the home,” a police official aware about the case stated. He added, “The couple additionally fought over not having a son and Uma was continuously abused by her husband over having 5 daughters.”
Whereas Sahu claimed that he was searching for Uma and the daughters at their relations’ homes close by, no police grievance was filed on Wednesday evening.
“He advised us that she had gone away beforehand as nicely, after a combat, to a relative’s home. He thought all of them would return within the morning. However, we’re investigating,” a senior officer stated.
“All six our bodies had been discovered on the railway tracks, just a little farther from one another. It prima facie looks as if a suicide, however we’ve got discovered no be aware. Our bodies have been despatched for autopsy and we’re investigating,” Mahasamund Superintendent of Police, Praful Thakur, advised reporters.