Manoharpur: A pregnant woman named Kanchan Mukhi (18) committed suicide by hanging herself in a dupatta in her house in Siddig Purnapani of Manoharpur police station area late Sunday. On Monday morning, the police recovered his body and sent it to Chakradharpur for postmortem. About the incident, the deceased’s mother Pendki Mukhi told that she and her daughter live in their house. She went to work on Sunday as usual. When she returned home late in the evening, she saw that her daughter committed suicide by hanging herself from the scarf with the help of water trick. Due to night, the police recovered the body and sent it for postmortem on Monday morning. According to the mother, her daughter was living under a live-in relationship with Mahesh Kachhap, a youth from Barabambo village in Seraikela-Kharsawan district. He went home before lockdown, Did not come back again. Meanwhile, her daughter became pregnant. During this, she used to talk to him on the phone. Later on Sunday evening, the daughter committed suicide. Police station in-charge Pradeep Miz said that the post-mortem will reveal whether the woman has committed suicide or has been murdered. Police is investigating the case.