Sopore: A-27-year old youth was found dead in an apple orchard in Gousabad Chinkipora area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday morning.
Reports said that the local residents of the area spotted the body near his poultry farm in an orchard and informed the police.
An official said the body has been recovered under mysterious conditions and had some injury marks on face and head as well.
He identified the deceased as Showkat Ahmad Ganaie Son of Abdul Ghani Ganaie of Gousabad Chinkipora Sopore.
Meanwhile a case under relevant sections of law has been registered and further investigations has been started(KNS).