Baramulla: Panic spread in Qaziabad, Handwara and Rafiabad areas after some people spotted the corpse of a youth lying in a field in Rafiabad on Saturday. Police sources said that they received information from people of a bullet-riddled body found in Watergam area of Rafiabad. The youth was later identified as Sohail Ahmad Dar, son of Shabir Ahmad Dar, resident of Khaipora Qaziabad in Handwara area. Police sources said that the youth was missing since Friday evening and he had received at least one bullet in his head. The police took the body for medical examination and later handed it over to his family.
Station House Officer Dangiwocha Rafiabad confirmed that the youth had a bullet injury in his head. He said the police had registered a case under Section 302 (FIR number 13/2017) and have started investigation.
The youth was doing a fruit business for the past several years, as per local reports.