Man slips to death in Kangan forests
A man slipped to death in Wangat area of Kangan in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Friday, police said.
The deceased, identified as Zakir Ahmad Sheikh (32), son of Abdul Rashid Sheikh, was missing from his home since yesterday morning.
Sheikh had left his home on Thursday morning to collect fire wood from the forest in his locality.
His body was found in the local forest after his family members and relatives went to search him.
Mohd Omar Shah DSP Kangan told Greater Kashmir that Sheikh slipped to death in the forests.
“We have recorded statements of the family members and locals and are investigating the case,” he said.