A married woman and her lover allegedly shot themselves dead in the district Thursday, police said.
The deceased, Anju Suthar and Shamkar Chaudhary, both aged 21, were allegedly in a relationship before the woman got married sometime ago, Chohtan circle officer (CO) Ajit Singh said.
Prime facie, it seemed they shot themselves dead with two country-made pistols that were recovered from the spot, Barmer SP Rashi Dogra said.In an audio clip, recovered from their mobile phone, they said to have taken the extreme step because of failing in love, the circle officer added. The bodies were sent to a hospital mortuary for a post-mortem examination, Singh said.With the incident coming into the light, Bramer SP Rashi Dogra said that both the deceased shot themselves dead with two country-made pistols that were recovered from the spot. Soon after finding the bodies in a pool of blood, the kin informed the police. The police also recovered bottles of alcoholic beverage near their bodies.
Adding more, police stated that the couple also took several pictures of themselves on their mobile phones before killing themselves. In the photos, it can be seen that both of them are holding guns at each others’ heads.