A 25-year-old man today allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself with an electric tower in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Friday.

Som Dutt, a resident of Kartholi in Bari Brahamana area, was found hanging with the tower near his residence, a police official said.

He said that the body was recovered and after legal and medical formalities it ill be handed over to his family.

The police has registered a case and an investigation was underway, the official said.