A man apparently committed suicide by jumping off the Chabahil-based KL Tower, a popular shopping complex, in the Capital on Friday.
According to the Metropolitan Police Circle, Gaushala, the deceased has been identified as Bishnu Sherchan (33) of Kewang-9, Mustang. He was currently residing at Gongabu.
Police said that Sherchan jumped off the fifth floor of the Complex at around 10:30 am to kill himself.
Critically injured in the jump, Sherchan was rushed to the Chabahil-based Om Hospital first. He was then referred to the Maharajgunj-based Teaching Hospital.
Sherchan, however, died during the course of treatment at around 12:10 pm, police said.
Preliminary investigation revealed that he had been receiving treatment for some mental problems in the Chabahil-based Helping Hands Hospital.