Police in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday said that a man, identified as Mehrajuddin Teli, who went missing in August, was found dead.

According to the reports, two suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of the missing man.

“Mehrajuddin Teli’s father had filed a complaint on August 26 saying that his son had gone missing two days earlier from Tangmarg area. Efforts were on to locate Teli,” the police said in a statement.

While interrogation, the two suspects, Irshad Ahmed Wani and Imtiyaz Ahmed Wani, admitted that they had murdered Teli on the day he went missing and buried his body few kilometres away from the area.

“Teli’s body was exhumed by a team of medical and forensic experts in presence of a Magistrate,” the statement added.

Further investigation into the incident is going on.

(With agency inputs)