Year: 1992 Source: Medicine, Science and the Law, v.32, no.1, (January 1992), p.55-56 SIEC No: 19920192

Self-strangulation for committing suicide by the use of ligature is admittedly rare. A suicidal strangulation case from Haryana State, India is discussed in light of the scene of occurrence, investigations of the ligature and its knot. Initially, the case was suspected to be murder, but it proved to be suicidal strangulation. (1 ref.)