A 30-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide along with her two children by consuming some poisonous substance at Jharrajputan village of the district on Friday.
An official spokesman told reporters that the lady was upset as her both the children - Shreya and Anuj were deaf and mute and she was disturbed over this. Her husband works in Shimla as a horse rider at Ridge.
The incident took place on Wednesday night. He said that while lady gave half a tablet to each of her children, she consumed one full herself and then informed her husband on phone about the incident. While little Shreya died on the spot, the lady and her son succumbed in the Badsar hospital.
Bodies of the deceased were handed over to the kin after post-mortem examination. A case has been registered and further investigations were on.