Bandhaguda: A 16-year old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself inside the room of her house at Bandhaguda village under Dasamantpur police limits in Koraput district last night.
The matter came to light after, the girl’s brother lodged a complaint with the police demanding to launch a probe into the matter.
According to the complaint, a married person, identified as Pitambara Muduli of the same village had developed a love affair with her sister following which she became pregnant.
Later, Mukta learnt that Muduli was already married. Fearing public shame she allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself with her dupatta last night, the complaint further stated.