Hyderabad, July 30: Five members of a family in an extreme step ended their life to death on Saturday in Ranga Reddy district near Hyderabad, police said.
A woman along with her two daughters and a son moved to the bed of death by jumping before a train early Saturday, a few hours after her husband committed suicide.
The shocking incident held at Ankushapur in Ghatkesar mandal of Ranga Reddy district, around 80 km from Hyderabad.
Police informed that Satyanarayana (58), who was employed at the irrigation department in Adilabad district, committed suicide by consuming poison late Friday night.
Unable to bear his loss, his wife Meera (51), their daughters Swati (33), Neelima (28) and son Shivaramakrishna (22) also took the extreme step.
The cause of the suicides were believed to be due to financial crisis and health problems, police added.