Srinagar: Police Monday said they have recovered body of a missing person in south Kashmirs Awantipora area of Pulwama district.
A police spokesman said in a statement that the deceased identified as Ghulam Muhammad Bhat of Koil Shikargahhad had gone to a nearby jungle to collect wild mushroom. His body was recovered near Chari-Sangri of Shikargah forests, the police spokesman said, adding, apparently he had slipped from a cliff into a nallah
Police have started investigation under section 174 CrPC to ascertain the cause of his death. The body was handed over to his relatives for last rites.
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