The body of a 45-year-old man, who had drowned last week near Zalwan, was fished out on Thursday morning from Wular Lake in Laharwalpora area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
An unidentified official told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that the body of Hussain Ahmad Khatana son of Makhna Khatana, a resident of Tanghat Pethkoot, has been fished out after nine days from Wular Lake. The man had drowned while grazing his cattle in Zalwan area, he said.
The body has been taken to district hospital Bandipora and after medical and legal formalities the body will be handed over to legal heirs for last rites. (KNO)