Varanasi: A constable was on Wednesday found dead in the Police Lines barracks here and it is suspected that he may have succumbed to the weather.

The body of Constable Hari Govind Goswami (37) of Handia in Allahabad was found in his police barrack in the morning and had been sent for a post-mortem. They said the reason behind the death is not immediately clear but he may have died due to the cold.