Baramulla: A 40-year-old man, who was missing from last month in Palhalan village of Pattan was found dead in a stream on Monday evening.
The deceased was identified as Abdul Rashid Bhat son of Kamal Bhat, a resident of Ghat Palhallan.
A Police official said that his family has registered a missing complaint in police station Pattan on March 25 and informed that Bhat left home on March 25 and did not return home.
Local residents on Monday evening found his body in a stream outside the village.
The locals said that his son died in a road mishap in 2011, since then he was mentally unfit.
Meanwhile, Pattan police has registered a case and started an investigation.