Jammu: An unidentified saint was found dead today under mysterious circumstances on pavements of a highway at Bari-Brahamana belt in Samba district, police said.
The victim`s body was found with head injury and a blood-stained stone was recovered from near his body, they said.
A case has been registered against unidentified persons and investigations are on, they said, adding that they are also looking at murder angle in the case, they said.
In a separate incident, body of a person was found hanging from a tree in Ramgarh area today, police said.
Shan Lal had left his home in the wee hours of the day, they said.
The body has been sent for postmortem and investigations are on in the case, they said.