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Two accused involved in murder of Tangmarg youth arrested: Police

Says dead body of Mehraj recovered


KNS

Srinagar, Sep 09 (KNS): Police on Sunday claimed to have recovered the dead body of a missing Tangmarg youth, saying that two accused have been arrested.
Police spokesman said that “on 26.08.2018 one Abdul Majeed Teeli, resident of Rishipora,Khaipora Bala, Tangmarg approached Police Station Tangmarg with a written complaint, stating that his son Mehraj-ud-din Teeli aged about 25 yrs has gone missing since 24.08.2018.”
“Accordingly a missing report was diarized in Police Station Tangmarg and search was undertaken. Police made all out efforts to trace the missing person but he couldn’t be found anywhere,” he said, adding that working on some clues, police rounded up some suspects and began their sustained questioning.
“After prolonged questioning two suspects namely Irshad Ahmed Wani, son of Ghulam Mohidin and Imtiyaz Ahmed Wani, son of Ghulam Rasool both residents of village Rishipora Khaipora Bala,Tangmarg finally revealed that they murdered the missing person Mehrajuddin Teli on the same day he had apparently gone missing and later buried his dead body in Budar Nallah at some distance from their native village,” police spokesman said.
He said that later body of the murdered youth was disinterred by a team of medical and forensic experts in presence of a Magistrate.
“Subsequently case FIR No. 75/2018 under section 302 RPC was registered in Police Station Tangmarg. Body will be handed over to the legal heirs after completion of necessary Medico-legal formalities,” he said, adding that further investigation into the matter is going on. (KNS)