Jammu, July 21: A youth was found hanging in suspicious conditions at his residencein the Nai Basti area of Gandhi Nagar. Shamsher Bahadur, who originally belonged to Nepal, used to work as a vendor at a chicken shop at Apsara Road. His body was returned to his relatives after a post-mortem was performed. Gandhi Nagar police has booked a case and has initiated an investigation in to the matter of suspicious suicide of Shamsher Bahadur S/O Indra Bahadur.
On the intervening night of 19 July, Shamsher Bahadur was found hanging by the hook of the fan by his wife. She called upon the neighbours and with their help, loosened his body and took it to GMC & Hospital where he was declared dead on arrival by the doctors.
During initial investigation, Shamsher Bahadur’s neighbours spoke of the marital problems between the couple who used to fight often.
Sub-Inspector Madan Lal Choudhary told mediapersons that the investigation is just in the nascent stages and anything can be said with certainty only after the investigation is complete. Police are yet to take the statement of the wife who is in mourning at present.