Srinagar: A non-local worker from Haryana hung himself to death in a rented room in Mehjoor Nagar area of Srinagar city.

Local sources told news agency Kashmir News Trust that house owner informed police station Saddar after they found the non-local tenant hanging from the ceiling.

Police reached the spot and shifted the body to SMHS Hospital Srinagar for postmortem.

The deceased has been identified as 40-year-old Manoj Singh son of Gulzari Singh, a resident of Fazalpora Haryana.

A police official while confirming the incident said that proceedings have been initiated in this regard. (KNT)