17-year-old boy commits suicide in Phagwara

He was found hanging from the fan when a family member went to his room.

punjab Updated: Oct 22, 2017 19:57 IST
Press Trust of India, Phagwara
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A 17-year-old boy on Sunday allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in his house in the Model Town area of Phagwara, an official said.

Dimanshu Anand, a senior secondary student, was found hanging from the fan when a family member went to his room, city station house officer (SHO) Bharat Masih Ladhar said.

No suicide note was found, the SHO said.

The body has been sent to a hospital for a postmortem examination, he added.

First Published: Oct 22, 2017 19:53 IST