District magistrate Srinagar Wednesday ordered magisterial probe into the death of Zahid Iqbal under section 176 CRPC and submit the report within the period of two months.
According to KNS reports, on August 26, 2013 Zahid’s body was fished out of Jehlum. The primary investigation of police stated that his death caused due to drowning.
DC Srinagar in its order for inquiry stated that the office has received a report from SSP Srinagar regarding the inquest proceedings under section 174 CRPC initiated in the death of Zahid Iqbal’s case. The order maintained that, whereas, the father of deceased has now approached this office with the request that a fresh enquiry may be conducted into the case of Zahid Iqbal.