Boy, 13, found hanging in Kangri

A 13-year-old boy was found hanging inside his residence here at Lower Kangri area of Sunderbani village in Rajouri district, a police official said.

He said that Kartik son of Anil Kumar of Lower Kangri, a 7th standard student was found hanging at his house on Tuesday morning.

After police was informed, police took body into its possession, said the police official.

Police have launched inquest proceedings under relevant sections of the law and handed over the body to the legal heirs of the deceased boy after completing the legal formalities.