Youth commits suicide by hanging

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Feb 6: A youth allegedly committed suicide late last night by hanging himself at his residence in Pounichak area of city outskirts.
According to a police spokesman, a youth namely Sushil Sharma (26) son of Sat Pal Sharma, resident of Hazuri Bagh in Pouni Chak area, was found hanging with the hook of the ceiling fan at his residence late last night.
He said that the body of the youth was shifted to Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu, where after conducting post mortem the body was today handed over to its legal heirs for last rites.
“Pounichak police has registered a case in this connection and started investigations”, he added.