Man commits suicide by jumping off KMC building

KATHMANDU: A man reportedly committed suicide by jumping off the fourth floor of the Kathmandu Medical College (KMC) in Sinamangal on Monday.

The deceased has been identified as Gopi Krishna Bastakoti (52) of Chabahil, KMC-7.

Bastakoti, who had left the house for morning walk, went to the fourth floor of the KMC, opened his shoes and jumped off the building, police said.

Critically injured in the incident, Bastakoti breathed his last during the course of treatment at the same hospital.