Boy allegedly dies by suicide in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: A 19-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide on Monday by hanging himself at his grandparents home in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.

An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the boy hailing from Authkhuroo Rabitar village allegedly hanged himself at his maternal grandparents home.

He said that soon after the incident, the boy was rushed to PHC Lar where he was declared dead on arrival.

“After conducting medico-legal formalities, the body was handed over to his family for the last rites,” the official added.

He said that the police have registered FIR and initiated investigations in this regard—(KNO)