Body of missing youth recovered from canal in Ganderbal dist of Kashmir

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Srinagar: Body of a youth, who was missing from last three days, was recovered in a power canal in central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, official sources said here on Sunday.

They said panic gripped Ganderbal when some locals saw body of a youth floating in a power canal on Saturday evening. “The locals immediately informed the police,” they said, adding a team was rushed to the area and the body was fished out.

They said the deceased was later identified as Mudasir Ahmad Khan. “Khan was missing from his residence at Gutlibagh in Ganderbal from last three days,” they said.

They said after completing all the legal and medical formalities, the body of the deceased was handed over to his relatives for last rites. “Police have registered a case and initiated investigation into the incident,” they added.