In separate cases, two young women today allegedly ended their lives by hanging themselves in Narwal and Talab Tillo areas of city outskirts.
According to a police official, a woman identified as Pooja Devi (26) wife of Shallu Ram, resident of Janipur, was found hanging this evening at a beauty parlour in Qasim Nagar area of Narwal where she used to work.
The body of the deceased woman was shifted to mortuary room of Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), Jammu for postmortem to be conducted tomorrow while Narwal police had taken cognizance of the matter.
In another case, a 30-year-old woman namely Shally Dhar wife of Himank Dhar, resident of Jawahar Nagar (Talab Tillo, Jammu), was found hanging this morning at her residence.
After getting conducted postmortem the body of the deceased was handed over to her legal heirs for last rites while inquest proceedings under 174 CrPC were initiated in the case by Talab Tillo police.