Baramulla, 29 Aug (CNI): The body of an Assistant Executive Engineer (AEE) of Roads and Buildings department, who had been missing for six days, was recovered from a barrage in Gantamulla area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday morning.
Official sources told News-agency Current News of India that the body of missing Engineer, Gurmeet Singh, who had been missing for six days, was recovered from a barrage of Lower Jhelum Hydel Project (LJHP) on tuesday morning.
The Baramulla Police had formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) under DySP Baramulla to investigate the case after the AEE Gurmeet Singh was reported to have gone missing sex days before.
An official said that besides the SIT, the Police had also initiated a comprehensive operation involving SDRF, Canine squad, drone surveillance to uncover any potential clues even as asking for public assistance to trace out the missing engineer.
He said that, however, today morning his body was retrieved from the barrage,adding that police could not ascertain the reason behind his death and they have sent his body for post-mortem.(CNI)