SHOCKING: 2 sons arrested from Soura Srinagar for ‘murdering’ their father, dumping his body into Dal Lake

Srinagar, Apr 9: Jammu and Kashmir Police Saturday said to have arrested two sons from Central Kashmir’s Soura area on charges of murdering their father and dumping his body in Dal Lake

“The body was identified as of Khurshid Ahamd Tota, 62, son of Ghulam Nabi Tota, resident of Elahibagh Soura”, the statement reads.

“After medical formalities, the body was handed over to its legal heirs. The preliminary medical report revealed marks on the neck etc. Also, through an investigation into other suspicious circumstances, it came to fore that the deceased has been murdered by unknown persons who then threw the body into the Dal Lake, and accordingly case FIR number 34/2022 u/s 302, 120 (B) IPC, 201 IPC was registered in Police station Nigeen and investigation was taken up”, the statement reads

“Through circumstantial evidence, oral witnesses, CCTVs, and technical analysis it came into fore that the deceased was killed by his family members at their home on the evening of 5th April after some altercation, and the body was kept at home for a day”, the statement maintains adding on the evening of 6th April, after proper planning, they shifted the body in an I-20 vehicle and threw it into the Dal lake to conceal the crime.

“The two sons of the deceased have been arrested and the vehicle seized with the further investigation going on. More arrests will follow”, concludes the statement. (GNS)

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