20-yr-old allegedly dies of drug addiction

Budgam: A young man allegedly died of drug addiction in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.

Hospital sources told news agency KNT that a 20-year old youth (name withheld) was brought to Sub-District Hospital Chadoora by his family members. Doctors declared the young man dead on arrival.

They said prima facie it seems the youth died of an overdose of drugs. Police in this regard have started proceedings under CrPc 174. (KNT)