RAJOURI, Apr 6: A young girl allegedly hanged herself to death at Gurdan Walla village under Rajouri police jurisdiction this afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as 16- year-old Tahira Kouser, daughter of Abdul Razak, resident of village Gurdan Walla in tehsil and district, Rajouri.
A police spokesman while giving details of the incident said that the girl as per her family members, was grazing cattle in the nearby fields from her home at Gurdan Walla village during afternoon. She used to enjoy Jhulla tied with the branch of a tree in their own land, about 300 mtrs away from their home while grazing her cattle. Today also she was seen enjoying Jhulla during noon.
But they were surprised to see her hanging from the same Jhulla made up of the long strong clothes. She had died when they reached there on the spot. The family members reported the matter to Rajouri police. The police party led by SHO, Rajouri reached the spot and then after examining spot, shifted the body for post-mortem to District Hospital, Rajouri. No major external injury was visible on the body of the girl.
The police said investigating team was working on all the angles. Whether it was accident or she might have hanged herself to death. The police was working on these angles besides murder plot as well. They said the investigation has been initiated and all the people who are under shadow, were called for questioning. But so far no proper lead has been achieved by police.