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Unidentified body recovered in Srinagar

Srinagar, Jan 16: An unidentified body of a non-muslim was recovered in the uptown of Srinagar on Saturday, a police spokesman said this afternoon.

He said Police recovered an unidentified non-muslim male body, age about 50 years from Allochibagh Srinagar.

The cause of his death was being ascertained.

The body was later taken to hospital for autopsy and other medico legal formalities.

Proceeding under section 174 CrPC has been initiated. After completion of all necessary legal formalities including Covid test & Post Mortem, the dead body has been kept in Mortuary at SMHS Srinagar.

 Police has not sought help from the people to identify the deceased.


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