KATHMANDU: A 19-year-old woman apparently committed suicide in Harisiddhi of Lalitpur on Saturday.
According to police, Shiva Kumar Tamang found his wife Sirjana Bhandari, permanent resident of Nuwakot, hanging from her shawl tied to a pillar in their rented house in Harisiddhi-1 at around 12:50 pm.
He apparently cut the shawl and rushed her to the Patan Hospital for treatment.
The woman, however, breathed her last on the way to the hospital, police said.
Police said they are looking into the case.