Jammu: Man dies after kite string slits his throat

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A 42-year-old man died after his throat was slit by glass-coated kite thread here on Friday night, officials said.

The incident took place when Skinder Khan was returning home on a two-wheeler, they said.

The kite string got entangled around Khan’s neck at New Plot area and he started bleeding. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to injuries, police said.