Pune: The wife of a policeman in Hadapsar, Pune, killed their two-year-old son and hanged herself on Friday, reportedly fed up of harassment by her mother-in-law. Amit Kamble, who works at Hadapsar police station, was on night duty when his wife Jahnvi took this extreme step. She is believed to have first smothered her child and then hanged herself with a dupatta. However, her parents have said the case is not suicide but murder.
According to Jahnvi’s maternal family, Amit and his father both work in the police force and she was constantly harassed by her mother-in-law. Frustrated with her situation, she took this extreme step, they have said. Hadapsar Police are in the process of registering a case and are investigating if it is murder or suicide.