Sonari : In a shocking incident in Sonari, a family committed suicide after failing to repay debt taken from Bandhan Bank, Aarohan and other financial institutes.
Sonari suicide : Mounting debt forces family of four to commit suicide
The family including the father, mother, son and daughter jumped into the Taokak River in Sonari. However, the daughter has been saved.
The daughter though was rescued on time, but the bodies of the other three, that is the husband, wife and their son is still untraceable.
The family allegedly tried to commit suicide by jumping into the river as they were unable to pay the debt taken from different financial institutions.
The incident has spread a pall of gloom in the entire area with the relatives of the victim family members shocked at the family’s unprecedented step to commit suicide due to mounting debt.
The SDRF is conducting a rescue operation to find the other three members of the family currently untraceable.
The missing has been identified as Pradip Pal (50), Mother Sangita Pal (45) and son Avik Pal (18).