Mancherial: A mentally-challenged woman ended her life by jumping into an irrigation tank at Ramaraopet village in Jaipur mandal on Monday. Her body was fished out by expert divers in the evening.
Jaipur Sub-Inspector A Vijayender said the deceased was identified as Ijjagiri Laxmi, 55, a widow from Ramaraopet village.
Laxmi likely resorted to the drastic step frustrated over health issue. Her body was retrieved from the tank and was shifted to Chennur Government Hospital for postmortem.
She left home without informing her family members two days ago. She was undergoing treatment for some psychological disorder for quite some time.
She is survived by three sons. Manohar, son of the woman lodged a complaint with police. A case of suspicious death was registered.