Dead body of non-local recovered in Anantnag, police rules out militant hand
Srinagar: A dead body of an ‘unsound person’, apparently a non-local, was found at Shamshan Gath Bilal Colony area of Janglatmandi on Friday.
While police have taken the body into custody, death due to the bullet(s) was unlikely given the nature of the wound, officials said.
“Although there is some wound in the head, it is unlikely a bullet injury,” a senior police official said.
He said that as per locals, the man used to wander in the area and is said to be unsound. “Further investigations are underway,” he added.
Meanwhile, Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar ruled out any militant related angle in the death of mentally unsound non-local.
Police said that today at around 12:20 hrs, an unidentified dead body was found under the jurisdiction of police station Anantnag. The deceased was a destitute surviving of alms collected from the area.
IGP Kashmir said that no angle of militant related incident has emerged. Police has registered a case and investigation is on, IGP added. (GNS)