The body of an 88-year old man was on Sunday found inside a dam of Power Project Uri-II at Salamabad in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
Labourers spotted the body of Abdul Satar Ahanger inside the dam and immediately informed the police about it, local news gathering agency GNS reported.
SDPO Uri Mehraj Ud Din Raina, according to the report, said that the body was retrieved from the dam and was taken to a nearby hospital for medico legal formalities.
He said that a case under section 174 CrPc has been initiated and further investigations taken up.
According to the family, Ahanger was missing since June 4. The family had also filed a missing report at the concerned police station.
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