A 68-year-old man committed suicide by hanging himself in Kullu on Thursday.
Local residents found the man’s body hanging from a tree in Jarad village around 8am. No suicide note or external injuries were found on the body, police said.
The body was taken to the Kullu regional hospital for conducting postmortem.
Confirming the incident, Kullu superintendent of police (SP) Gaurav Singh confirmed the report and said the police were conducting an investigation.
Inquest proceedings have been initiated under Section 174 of the Code of Criminal Procedure Act (CrPC).
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