A French national, who was serving a jail sentence, has committed suicide inside cell at Nakhu Jail in the Kathmandu Valley on Wednesday morning, April 22, 2015.
Jean Pierre Saussay, 62, who was serving 16 years jail sentence for drug smuggling, was found dead hanging on nylon rope.
The case was a suicide, AFP quoted jailor Chakra Pani Gautam as saying on Thursday, April 23, 2015. “He shared a cell with two other Nepalis prisoners.”
Saussay had also tried to commit suicide twice before, according to Gautam.
The dead body of Saussay has been handed over to the French Embassy.