Woman`s body recovered from Jhelum river

The body of a woman who allegedly drowned two days ago was fished out from river Jhelum in north Kashmir`s Bandipora district, police said.

Last Updated: Apr 01, 2011, 13:45 PM IST

Srinagar: The body of a woman who allegedly
drowned two days ago was fished out from river Jhelum in north Kashmir`s Bandipora district, police said.

The body of Bisma Bano, hailing from Takanwari here, was
recovered from the river near Ganyari Ajas village in
Bandipora district, a police spokesman said.

Bano had drowned in river Jhelum on March 30 at Takanwari, he added.

The body has been handed over to her family members
and inquest proceedings under section 174 CrPC have been
initiated, said the spokesman.

PTI