A 37-year-old woman allegedly attempted suicide after killing her three-year-old son in
Vishnapur village under Ikauna police station here, police said on 17 October.
The woman has been identified as Zarina who allegedly killed her son Faizan by slitting his throat with a knife and attempted suicide with the same knife, said the police.
Initial investigations have revealed that the accused was mentally disturbed and was living with her parents from the last few days, police said. The police added that she has been referred to Lucknow.