A businessman was found dead under mysterious circumstances from Lidrari area, falling under the jurisdiction of Kishtwar Police Station, a police official said.
The deceased has been identified as Ghulam Hussain (44), son of Mohammad Skinder of Dhobipura Dool.
After conducting autopsy by the board of doctors in District Hospital Kishtwar, the body has been handed over to legal heirs for last rites.
Inquest proceedings under Section 174 CrPC have been initiated by Kishtwar Police.
The dead body of a youth was found today under mysterious circumstances from Upper Prem Nagar area falling under the jurisdiction of City police station.
According to a police spokesperson, Omar Akhoon (21) son of Mushtaq Ahmed, a resident of Kishtwar (at present Prem Nagar) was found in unconscious condition from the footpath along the road, this morning.
On getting information, the concerned police reached the spot and shifted the youth to Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu, where he was declared as brought dead body by the doctors.
The body of the deceased has been shifted to mortuary room of the hospital for post mortem. A case in this regard has been registered and investigations started.