Two unidentified bodies recovered under mysterious conditions

Srinagar: Police on Saturday recovered two unidentified male bodies under mysterious conditions from Srinagar and Ganderbal districts of central Kashmir.

A police spokesman said the body, aged about 30 years, was recovered from river Jehlum near Ghat Parimpora area in the city.

The body was later taken to PCR Hospital for autopsy and other medico legal formalities, he said.

“Proceedings under section 174 CrPC have been initiated,” the spokesman said.

In another incident, an unidentified body was recovered from nallah Sindh in Sonamarg today in the morning.

A police official said that some locals informed the police after spotting the body floating inside nallah Sindh.

Soon after being informed, a police team rushed the spot and retrieved the body with the help of locals, he said, adding that a case under 174 CrPc has been registered and further investigations taken up

The body has been kept in a local hospital for identification. (GNS)

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