Agartala: The wife of vice-chancellor of Tripura University was found hanging at their residence in Shibnagar here, police said Thursday.
Manjari Chowdhury, also the Dean of Humanities department of the university, committed suicide last evening, they said.
A suicide note was recovered from the house stating that Chowdhury was suffering from diseases like kidney problems and other diseases and was not in a position to bear pain any more.
One of their sons was missing for long, while another was based in the US, police said.
VC Arunoday Saha`s wife had earlier also tried to immolate herself, they said.