Srinagar: A bullet-riddled body of a middle-aged man was recovered from apple town of Sopore in northern Kashmir, police said.
According to the police sources, they recieved information about a dead body lying in an orchard in Brath area of Sopore.
The body was identified as that of Ghulam Mohiuddin Sheikh (45), son of Mohammad Ramzan Sheikh, a resident of Edipora-Bomai.
Police said that the body was taken to Sub District Hospital Sopore for post mortem.
SSP, Sopore, Harmeet Singh confirmed that the Police has recovered the dead body of a middle-aged person, who has a bullet mark on his head.
Meanwhile, a family member said that Sheikh worked as a labourer.