As per a police spokesperson, Leh police has recovered a body from the banks of Indus River at Stakna, Leh. The body was later identified as Lance Naik Stanzin Thapa of 3rd Bn of Ladakh Scouts who was missing since April 18, 2013.
Thapa son of Sonam Wangchock was a resident of Karsha Zanaskar, Kargil.
However Leh police has initiated an inquest proceeding under section 174 CrPC in this regard. The body was handed over to his relatives after completing all legal formalities for last rites.