IMPHAL Jan 14: A teenage girl killed herself after a squabble with her elder brother at Yairipok Wangoo Leikai. Torn with remorse after hearing the news, the latter hanged himself to death hours later.
According to a woman family member, Khoirom Ibomcha alias Shamu, 26, son of Rajen had a heated argument with her sister Robita alias Inaobi yesterday morning at around 8 am over some personal matters. Afterwards when Ibomcha went to purchase supply for his hardware store Robita allegedly committed suicide by hanging inside her room.
Ibomcha returned home to find out about the bizarre news. He went missing at around 11 am yesterday and fearing the worst after his uninformed disappearance a missing person complaint was lodged at Yairipok police station the same day. Today morning, police informed about the discovery of Ibomcha’s dead body found hanging from a tree at Lilong Leihaokhong Taret Khong under Lilong police station, she said.
The two bodies have been deposited at JNIMS morgue.