Truck driver found dead

A truck driver was found dead in his vehicle at Pir Ki Gali on the Mughal Road, here on Sunday.

The police said, “A truck, DLIGC 3600, driven by 33-year-old Balvinder Kumar of Hiranagar, was en route to Poonch from Shopian. Reportedly, on Saturday evening, the driver stopped his vehicle near Pir Ki Gali to avoid travelling late in the night.”

They said, “On Sunday morning, the cleaner found the driver dead inside the truck. He informed the police and a team from Surankote police station took the body into its possession.”

Later, the body was shifted to the local sub-district hospital.                

An FIR has been registered and police are investigating the case further.