GANDERBAL — A 17-year-old girl allegedly dies by suicide at her residence in Wangath area of Ganderbal district on Saturday.
Quoting an official, KNO reported that a 17-year-old orphan girl (name withheld) from Wangath consumed some poisonous substance at her residence.
He said she was rushed to a nearby hospital, however, she died on way to the hospital.
The body was handed over to the family for the last rites after all medico-legal formalities, he added.
Meanwhile, police has registered a case and started investigation to ascertain as to what prompted her to take this extreme step. (KNO)