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Lady cop attempts suicide in Gajapati

Gajapati,November 20: Boxer and Adaba police station Sub Inspector (SI) Mamata Panda attempted to end her life by jumping into a well on Thursday.

She is undergoing treatment at the MKCG hospital in Berhampur.

Though the reason behind Panda's bid to commit suicide is not known yet, family dispute is suspected to be the trigger behind her action.

Family members said after getting the information about the death of her husband Nilamani Das at a hospital, Panda jumped into the well.

Notably, Das was undergoing treatment at the hospital in a critical condition after he tried to commit suicide.

Paralakhemundi SDPO visited the hospital and inquired about the condition of the deceased.

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