Kathmandu, 18 January : A ward chairman in Kohalpur municipality of Banke district has committed suicide reportedly after his failure to pay off a debt worth around Rs 2 million to a bank.According to local police, Krishna Bahadur Khadka, the chair of ward 12 of the city, was found dead in a hotel room in Bahraich of India on Wednesday. The body of local Nepal Communist Party leader was brought to Nepal on Thursday and cremated on Friday morning. A 22-page suicide note revealed that he was trapped by financial issues. The family sources also say that he had to pay off around Rs 2 million debt to a bank.
People’s News Monitoring Service