Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday recovered a bullet riddled body of a young man in Shopian district in southern part of Kashmir, a report in Kashmir Life, a weekly magazine based in Srinagar said.
Identified as Ishtiyaq Ahmad Wagay (30) son of Mushtaq Ahmad resident of Jablipora Bijbehara, Islamabad, the body was found in Alamgunj village late last evening.
Reports said that the body of the youth, wearing khan-dress and sports shoes was recovered near middle school Alam Gung area of Sudsun in the southern district.
The body had multiple bullet injuries, reports said, “Police is investigating the circumstances under which he was killed.”
After taking the body into custody, they said Police Post Bhibagh has taken it for postmortem.
The police is ascertaining the identity of the youth and also the details leading to the youth’s killing, they said.