18-yr-old youth allegedly dies by suicide in south Kashmir


Srinagar: An 18-year-old youth on Sunday morning allegedly died by suicide by hanging himself in Bangidar locality of Tral in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

An official told The Kashmir Scroll that a youth (name withheld) who is a resident of Bangidar Tral allegedly hanged himself inside his room in this morning.

He said that his family members immediately rushed him to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival.

Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident and registered a case while further investigations have also been taken up.(KS)