Police have identified the deceased youth, whose body was found this morning in Jugtiyal forest area of Haihama, as Bilal Ahmad Mir son of Mohammad Ramzan Mir, a resident of Shalpora Drugmulla.
An official told Global News Service that body of the youth was spotted by some local women who had gone to collect mushrooms from Baddi Rakh Jugtiyal forest area of Haihama.
“The family had been looking for the youth since March 22 and had even filed a missing report at police post Drugmulla”, the official said.
“A case has been registered in this regard and the body will be handed over to the family on conduct of medico-legal formalities”, the official added. (GNS)