BIHARPOST NEWS DESK
PATNA: The incidents of suicides by mothers along with children over petty issues have alarmed Bihar.
In the past 36 hours, six children have been killed by their mothers over petty issues in the state.
The fresh incident was reported from Bhagalpur district where a woman killed her three children by dumping into a toilet tank. The killed children are aged between one to four years.
After killing her children, she also tried to end her life by jumping into the toilet pit but was saved by the villagers.
The woman identified as Peemlata Devi was angry at constant tortures by her husband.
Police have launched raids to nab her absconding husband, a resident of Karhariya village under Bath police station.
In another incident reported from West Champaran district, a woman hanged her three children to death before ending her life on Friday.
The reason behind suicide is not known.