The body of a 35-year-old man was fished out from a river in the Surankote area of the Poonch district on Friday.
Official sources said that a police team along with locals recovered the body from river Suran at Dhundak.
The deceased was later identified as Faiz Akbar son of Mohammad Azam Gujjar of Phagla. According to locals, the man allegedly jumped into the river and his body was recovered about 500ft downstream.
SHO Surankote Rajveer Singh told a local news agency, Global News Service (GNS), inquest proceedings have been launched into the incident. (GNS)