Srinagar resident found dead in his truck near Jawahar Tunnel, cardiac arrest suspected

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A truck driver was found dead under mysterious circumstances near Jawahar Tunnel on the Jammu-Srinagar highway last night, reports said.

Quoting a police official, news agency KNO reported that a truck driver identified as Manzoor Ahmed Lone, son of Abdul Rehman Lone from Dalgate, Srinagar  was found dead in his truck around 1:30 am.

He was rushed to Sub District Hospital (SDH) Banihal where doctors declared him brought dead, said the official.

A case under 174 CrPc has been registered and further investigation taken up, he added.

He said apparently it seems that the man has died due to “cardiac arrest”.