Jammu & Kashmir : Youth found hanging from a tree


A 24-year-old man was found hanged on Wednesday morning in a forest area of Halmatpora village of district Kupwara, said an official

The youth has been identified as Asif Ahmed Peer son of Abdul Ahad Peer, a resident of Halmatpora area of Kupwara.

However the police station Kupwara has taken the body to district hospital Kupwara for medico-legal formalities.

The body has been sent for Post mortem.


The father of the youth is said to be working as an SPO in JK Police department.

More details awaited.