Kashmir: Two youth found dead 'under mysterious circumstances' in Shopian, police registers case

Two unidentified youth were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said

PTI August 29, 2017 10:20:04 IST
Kashmir: Two youth found dead 'under mysterious circumstances' in Shopian, police registers case

Srinagar: Two unidentified youth were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

The bodies of the youth, believed to be in late teens or early twenties, were recovered near the forest area in Shopian this morning, a police official said.

He said there were no injury or torture marks on the bodies.

Police have registered a case and started investigations, the official said.

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