Srinagar- A mentally unsound non-local was found dead at Shamshan Gath Bilal Colony area of Janglatmandi on Friday, with police ruling out any militancy angle.
In a statement, the police said that today at around 12:20 hrs, an unidentified dead body was found under the jurisdiction of police station Anantnag. The deceased was a destitute surviving of alms collected from the area.
Preliminary investigation suggests head injuries with sharp object, they said.
They said that no angle of militant related incident has emerged.
News agency GNS quoting locals said that the man used to wander in the area and is said to be unsound.
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