BARAMULLA: Body of a mentally challenged person who was missing from his home for the past two weeks was found floating in Jhelum river at Gantamulla village on Wednesday monri9ng. People fished out the body and handed it over to police for inquest proceedings.
The body was later identified to be that of Gulam Mohammad Dar, a resident of Jalsheeri village in Baramulla. Locals said the deceased was mentally unsound. Station house officer police station Sheeri said deceased was missing for the past 15 days from his home. He said the body has been handed over to the next of kin for last rites.