Teenager found hanging in Bandipora

Baramulla: A teenager was found hanging from a tree in Sonarwani area of the neighbouring Bandipora district this morning.

19-year-old Riyaz Ahmad Ganai, son of Mohammad Rajab Ganai was found hanging from a tree near his house in Goiwar village of Soarwani early this morning, a police official told Kashmir Reader. He said a police team reached the spot and took the body for post mortem to the district hospital, Bandipora.

“Later, the body was handed over to the family for last rites,” the official said.

The slain teen, police said was working as a labourer with the Beacon.

‘We are investigating the matter. All angles of this issue will be taken are of,” he added.