Srinagar: Two people including a teenage girl tried to commit suicide by consuming poison, police said Sunday.
40-year-old Ali Mohammad Ganie consumed some poisonous substance at his home at Darien Qazigund in south Kashmir district of Anantnag. However, he was later shifted to hospital in a critical condition, a police spokesman said.
A 17-year-old girl, who was not identified, also consumed some poisonous substance in her home at Takipora, Sogam, in the frontier district of Kupwara. She was rushed to local hospital by other family members, the spokesman said, adding police have registered cases and initiated proceedings in both the cases.