Baramulla: A teenager was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Baramulla town on Friday morning.
Police identified the deceased as Mubashir Ahmad Dar, aged 14 to 15, son of Mohammad Ashraf Dar of Ganie Hamam Old Town, Baramulla. He was student.
Sources said that local residents spotted a boy lying on roadside in Ganie Hamam and informed the police, who took the body into custody.
An official from Baramulla district hospital said that samples have been sent for forensic test to ascertain the cause of death. The body has been handed over to family, police said.