A non-local girl died by suicide just after 20 days after her marriage at a rented accommodation in the Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, officials said on Sunday.
An official said that the girl from Bangladesh was married to a Kupwara man around 20 days ago and last evening she hanged herself to death.
She was rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors declared her dead on arrival, he said.
He said she was living with her husband at a rented accommodation in the Badam Bagh area of Sopore.
Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident and started an investigation. (KNO)