23-yr-old man found dead

A 23-year-old man was found dead under mysterious circumstances, here in Banola village on Monday, following which police have launched a probe.

Reports said, “Abdul Quyoom, son of Abdul Ghani and a resident of Ghani, was found lying unconscious in the village. He was shifted to Mendhar sub-district hospital, where the doctors declared him as brought dead.”

Block medical officer, Mendhar, Dr Parvez Ahmed Khan confirmed that the man was brought dead to the hospital. “We conducted a postmortem examination and later, the body was handed over to the police,” he said.

He added that the exact cause of death will only be clear once the postmortem report is received.