Srinagar: A driver from Srinagar was found dead under mysterious circumstances in his truck on Srinagar-Jammu national highway on Monday morning, an official source said.
They said a driver identified as Manzoor Ahmad Lone, son of Abdul Rehman Lone, resident of Dalgate Srinagar, was found unconscious in his truck near the Jawhar tunnel on the highway this morning.
However, he was immediately taken to Banihal hospital where he was declared brought dead.
The cause of his death was being ascertained, they said Lone was on way to Srinagar from Jammu.
They said subsequently, a case under 174 CrPc has been registered and further investigation has been taken up. (UNI)