Udaipur : Yet another love story turned tragic for a young couple who committed suicide by jumping into the Badi lake under Nai police station area here. Like scenes in the typical bollywood flicks, the lovers had held and tied their hands together before taking a plunge into the lake. The bodies were seen floating over the water body on Thursday morning and the cops were informed who shifted them to the primary health center nearby.
Later the boy and the girl were identified by a scooter they had come , after its registration details were traced.The couple had been in a relationship for three years but their families disapproved it, police said. The bodies were identified as those of Mamta Sahu alias Keerti (20) of Dholibavdi locality while the other being Bharat Khateek a resident of Khateekwada. Preliminary investigations revealed that the couple were deeply in love for three years. Bharat was a nursing employee however, he left his job to set up a shop of his own at Debari some time back.
The couple had eloped from their homes on October 8 and Keerti’s father had lodged a missing complaint the next day. The man had in his plaint suspected Bharat to have taken away his daughter. Tracing by their mobile locations, the couple were known to have left for Chittorgarh, however, both of them were reported to have been seen roaming around the Badi lake on Wednesday morning.