SRINAGAR: A day after a six-year-old boy went missing on Monday evening from his maternal uncle’s home in Muslim Abad area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district, his body was recovered on Tuesday morning from Nallah Madumati.
Quoting an official news agency KNO reported that the body of the missing boy was recovered from Nallah Madhumati near district police lines Bandipora at around 5 am today morning.
“Relatives of the boy and the police searched for him everywhere but they couldn’t find him. Today morning his body was recovered from Nallah Madhumati,” said the official.
He identified the deceased boy as Anees Rafeeq Lone son of Mohammad Rafeeq Lone, a resident of Sumlar, Bandipora. “Body of the deceased has been handed over to his family members for last rites after completing legal formalities,” he said.
The official added that he may have died of drowning and they have also registered a case under relevant sections of law and further investigations have been taken up.