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Teenager ends life, another attempts suicide in Kashmir

webindia123 2018-01-11 00:00:00
A 15-year-old youth allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself while another teenager attempted to end his life by consuming poison in separate incidents in Kashmir valley.

A police spokesperson said a 15-year-old youth (name withheld) was found hanging in his room at his residence in Katpora in south Kashmir district of Kulgam. "The youth was immediately taken to a hospital where he was declared brought dead," he said.

After completing all the legal and medical formalities, the body of the deceased was handed over to his relatives for last rites.

In another incident, a 16-year-old boy attempted to commit suicide by consuming poison at his home in Kupwara. However, he said other family members of the youth immediately took him to Sub District Hospital Handwara from where he was referred to SMHS hospital, Srinagar.UNI ABS AE 1830

-- (UNI) -- C-1-DL0433-1205618.Xml