Pulwama: A 50-year-old man was found hanging in Laribal village of Kakapora belt of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday afternoon.
An official told news agency Kashmir News Observer that a man was found hanging from a tree near his residence in Laribal.
He was identified as Abdul Gani Dar of Laribal Pulwama. The deceased is the father of three sons and a daughter, locals said.
“It seems that he has committed suicide but we have started an investigation into the case,” the official said.
He said that a police team has taken the body into their custody and after all legal formalities, the body will be handed over to his family.
Pertinently, on 02 April this year, a military operation against militants had taken place at his house in Kakapora, after which his son Nawaz Ahmad was also arrested and booked under PSA.