Srinagar (VMS): A 22-year-old youth body was recovered under mysterious conditions from an orchard in Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Thursday.
The locals spotted the body of the youth lying in the orchard at Bon Mohalla area of Hajin early today and shifted it to a hospital.
The deceased has been identified as Hilal Ahamd Parray, son of Abdul Rashid Parray, a resident of Shakurudin mohalla of Hajin.
Preliminary investigations suggest that the death of the Parray, who was a painter by profession caused to due to strangulation.
A case under Section 174 CrPc has been registered and further investigation taken up.(VMS)