Abidnagar is a locality in Visakhapatnam that comes under the Fourth Town Police Station Limits.


On January 18, a mother and son committed suicide in a pact under the belief of sorcery and black magic. According to the police, the family was living in depression, ever since the their eldest son committed suicide in the same house two years ago. The bodies were shifted to King George Hospital for post-mortem. A case under Section 174 of Cr PC (suspicious death) was registered and the investigation in on.