Srinagar: A 20-year-old woman committed
suicide by consuming a poisonous substance in Kupwara district
of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Thursday.
Masrat, the daughter of Mohammad Dilawar, consumed the
poisonous substance last night at her residence at Paddergund
in Handwara area, 85 kms from here, they said.
She was rushed in an unconscious state to the hospital
where she was declared brought dead.
A case has been registered and investigations have begun
to ascertain the reason behind the extreme step, the police