Throat-slit body of 45-year-old man found in Kokernag

A 45-year-old man was found dead in Kokernag area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday, police said.

An official said the throat-slit body of Nizam Din Khan, son of Taj Mohd Khan, a resident of Choontwad Panzgam, was recovered today morning from Shivhad.

The deceased was a farmer by profession, he said, adding that his body was taken to a hospital for medico-legal formalities.