KHAIRPUR - Body of fourth class student was recovered from mango garden near Sohodero on Tuesday.

According to Sobhodero police, Sajjad Ali Memon, 11, a student of fourth class of village Razal Memon near Sobhodero had been missing for the last four days.

The villagers informed parents of the boy and police. Police took the body into custody and later handed it over to his parents after postmortem at Sobhodero hospital.

Police said it appeared as if the boy was tortured before getting killed as his body bore marks of torture. Police have registered the case against unknown culprits and further investigating the case.

A labourer crushed

Meanwhile, a labourer, Suharb Marecho, was crushed to death at village Jamro near Ranipur while he was working at an under- construction house an iron fall on his body and died.

The body was handed over to his heirs after postmortem from Ranipur hospital.