KATHUA, Jan 7: A house wife committed suicide by hanging herself with a tree in the nearby fields in his village Kotkaswa Chadwal in Kathua district today.
She has been identified as Radha Rani, wife of Darshan Singh of Kotkaswa. The cause of extreme step taken by her was not known.
The local people who saw her hanging with the tree informed her family members who took the body to Sub District Hospital Hiranagar where she was declared as brought dead.
The Chadwal Police has registered a case under Section 174 in this regard and started investigations. The body was later handed over to family for last rites after the postmortem.