The deceased have been identified as Papu Jena and Babi Jena.
The tragic incident occurred at Madhapur village under the Balasore Sadar police limits in the district this afternoon.
As per reports, Papu and Devi had a love affair and got married around two months ago. They were living together in the Madhapur village since then.
This afternoon, the neighbours reportedly noticed that the door of the couple’s house was closed for long hours. When they called the couple, no response came from inside the house.
Later, the neighbours broke open the door and found the couple lying on the bed in an unconscious state. Immediately, the duo was rushed to the hospital but doctors declared the couple bought dead.
The reason behind their extreme step is yet to be ascertained.
On being informed, Police reached the spot and initiated an investigation into the matter.