Jailbird dies during treatment

KATHMANDU: Police said that a woman serving her sentence in the Central Jail died on Wednesday.

Police have identified the deceased as Lal Maya Pun of Khangakot-8, Gulmi. She was serving her jail sentenced after being convicted of murder and theft.

Pun was suffering from paralysis and kidney-related health problems, for which she was undergoing treatment at the Bir Hospital, but breathed her last today.