CHITWAN — An elderly man receiving treatment at Bharatpur Hospital in Chitwan has committed suicide by jumping from the hospital building, the police said.
The deceased has been identified as Dhanraj Subba, 52, of Jagatpur in Chitwan, and the reason of his suicide is yet to be known.
Subba was admitted to the hospital on March 3 for pancreatitis and took his own life by jumping off the window of a hospital toilet at around 5:30 pm on Sunday, said Deputy Superintendent of Police Prabhu Prasad Dhakal.
He breathed his last in the course of treatment, he said. His body has been kept in the hospital.Follow @gorkhapost
Attempted murder case filed against policeman throwing acid on woman
CHITWAN — A case under attempted murder has been filed against a Sub-Inspector of Police who allegedly threw acid on a woman.
ASI Ramchandra Khaniya, posted at the Temporary Traffic Post, Tandi Sunday threw acid on Kalpana Shrestha residing in a rented room at Trichowk of Bharatpur Metropolis-4.
Her spouse Kishan Shrestha, 30, of Bharatpur Metropolis-12, a Nepalese Army, has filed a case against the 51-year-old accused, claiming that the attack was intentional and made with a desire to kill the woman.
Deputy Superintendent of Police said the investigations in detail against the case will start from today. Kabita, 30, is undergoing treatment at the Bharatpur Hospital. She suffers injuries to her ear, eye, chest and legs.
According to Kabita, the accused had been following her for a long time. The Shrestha couple had in the past filed a complaint against him at the police as she was getting telephone calls and threats from him.Follow @gorkhapost