Dharwad, Karnataka, July 24 (UNI) A woman allegedly committed suicide after administering poison to her three daughters, one of whom died at a hospital later, at Mumigatti, near here, today.
Police said Kavita Chavan forced her three daughters to drink the poison before taking it herself.
While, her 18-month old daughter Prema died at the Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences at Hubli, the other two were in a serious condition.
The reason for the extreme step taken by Kavita was yet to be ascertained, police said.
Kavita's husband runs a small canteen on the national highway near here, they said.
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