Jamshedpur: A woman committed suicide by jumping off a six-storeyed building at densely-populated Dhatkidih under Bistupur police station area on Wednesday morning. Identified as Udzama Khatoon the deceased was said to be mentally sick and was under treatment since the past one year.
According to sources, mother of three children, Udzama (38) used to stay on the ground floor, but she went to the sixth floor of the building and jumped off the building. As the news spread a police party reached the spot and seized the body.
OC, Bistupur police station, Vishnu Raut who took a statement from the deceased’s husband Mohammed Samsher Alam, said the woman was mentally sick and was undergoing treatment for the ailment.
” We are investigating the incident. We took a statement from the deceased’s husband and also checked the medical papers related to treatment of her mental disease, ” said the OC.
Samsher said his wife was suffering from a mental ailment since the past one year. ” I was scheduled to take her to CMC Vellore for the treatment of her ailment, but unfortunately she took this drastic step about which I had never imagined of, ” said Samsher, who is a businessman by profession.