Bhubaneswar: In a distressing incident, three of a family attempted committing suicide in their house at Canal Road at Kapileshwar in the city early this morning.
The three, a couple and their son, have been admitted in the Capital Hospital in critical conditions.
According to reports, a family quarrel led to the incident. After being mentally hurt severely, the couple poured kerosene on themselves and on their son and lit fire. They were rescued by neighours and rushed to hospital.