Body of a prisoner was found hanging in a bathroom of the district jail in Sonepat, police said.
Sandeep, son of Satyavan and resident of Baroda village in Gohana, was lodged in the jail on Tuesday on charges of rape and kidnap of a girl. He committed suicide on Wednesday.
A suicide note was also recovered from near his body.
The police has sent the body for post-mortem on the orders of the Chief Judicial Magistrate, who visited the district jail.