Youth kills self in Mahottari after wife goes to maiden house

GAUSHALA: A youth apparently committed suicide in Manara VDC of Mahottari district for his wife left him and went to her parents' house following a domestic dispute .

Police identified the youth as 29-year-old Ajaya Saha of Manara-7.

Saha's body was found dangling from the ceiling of his house at around 5 am this morning, Inspector Naresh Mahato said. He apparently used his wife's saree to hang himself to death.

It has been learned that Saha and his wife had a dispute over domestic issues a few days ago, and the latter had left for her maiden house.

Police said the body has been sent to the Jaleshwar-based District Hospital for autopsy.