SRINAGAR: Body of an unidentified person was fished out from Dal Lake in Nishat area of the city, official sources said here today.
They said panic gripped Nishat area of the Lake when a body was found in the waters.
The body was taken out and handed over to police, they said adding the deceased could not be identified.
The cause of his death was not known, they said adding police has registered a case and initiated proceedings.
Police has now sought help from the people to identify the deceased.
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