As per a police spokesperson a body, identified that of Abdul Rashid Sofi son of Mohammad Ashkoor Sofi resident of Kakerhamam Baramulla (aged about 65 years), was found lying on road side at Nowpora Kreeri on Thursday morning.
“The police shifted the body to the hospital where post mortem was conducted. One mark of injury has been found on the head. According to initial investigations the circumstantial evidences of the spot suggest that it is a hit and run road accidental case. However police has taken the cognizance,” reads a police statement.