Carpenter hangs self in central Kashmir


Srinagar, April 19 (GNS):  A 32-year-old carpenter allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself inside his home in Repora area of central Kashmiri’s Ganderbal district on Tuesday.

“Farooq Ahmad Najar (32) son of Ghulam Nabi Najar, a carpenter hanged himself inside his home near Byepass at Repora in Ganderbal today morning ”, a police officer told news agency GNS.

The family members of the Najar after spotting him hanging inside the room, immediately rushed him to the nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead, the officer said.

Meanwhile, after conducting all legal formalities, the body of the deceased has been handed over to his family members for last rites, the officer said.

“A case under 174 CrPc has been registered and further investigations have been taken up”, the officer added. (GNS)