An unidentified male body about 50 years, was found lying in an unconscious condition near a Nallah in village Tikker in the jurisdiction of Police Station Kupwara.
A police spokesman said in a statement that he was shifted to hospital for treatment where he breathed his last.
"No marks of violation or injury was found on the body of the deceased. The body of the deceased is lying in the mortuary of Sub District Hospital Kupwara for identification."
Kupwara police has initiated proceedings under section 174/CrPC to ascertain the cause of his death.
Anybody having any information about the deceased may please contact Police Station Kupwara on 7051404915 or Police Control room on Dial 100.