Body of Septuagenarian man found buried under snow in Banihal

Banihal, April 13: Body of a 70-year-old man who was missing since December last year was found buried under snow in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday.

A police officer told GNS that body of Ghulam Rasool Nayak, Son of Akbar Nayak a resident of Mahoo-Khari village was found at the high altitude of Mangit top.

SHO Banihal Abid Bukhari told GNS that locals spotted the body of Septuagenarian who was also mentally disturbed.

The officer further said that the body was recovered and later handed over to his family for last rites after completion of all legal formalities. The officer added that he might have been hit by an avalanche.(GNS)