GORKHA: A total of 35 people committed suicide during the last fiscal year 2066/067 B.S. in Gorkha district, according to the District Police Office.
Assistant sub-inspector, Gopal Narayan Shrestha, number of men to commit suicide was high than women.
In the fiscal year 2065/066 B.S, 17 men and 16 women had committed suicide but in the last fiscal year, 19 men out of total 35 committed suicide.
Suicide cases are increasing every year due to the lack of stress management capacity and tending to wrong decision soon, said Police Inspector, Rajendra Adhikari.
However, the cases of murder have been decreasing in the district with the increasing number of suicide cases. No case of murder has been reported so far this year while 11 people were murdered in the last year.