Three women attempt suicide in Kashmir

Srinagar: Three women attempted suicide in Anantnag, Baramulla and Kupwara, police said.

A 40 years old woman (name withheld) resident of Kerawa Colony Bijbehara set herself ablaze after pouring Kerosen Oil on her body, a police official said, adding, the lady has been shifted to SMHS Hospital Srinagar for treatment. Anantnag Police has registered a case in this regard.

Meanwhile, an unknown lady jumped in the river Jhelum from Cement Bridge in district Baramulla. Baramulla police was putting its efforts to fish out the body of the lady.

In Kupwara, a 22 years old girl (name withheld) resident of Manzhar Kupwara consumed some poisonous substance at her home. The girl was shifted to the SMHS Hospital Srinagar for treatment. Kupwara Police has registered a case in this regard.

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