RAWALPINDI - The dead body of a 25-year-old man was found yesterday from the rooftop of a shopping plaza located in limits of Police Station (PS) Sadiqabad.

Police said the young man was a drug addict and had died of smoking some poisonous heroin. Rescue 1122 moved the dead body to District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital for autopsy where the deceased was identified as Sufyan Ahmed son of Muhammad Nawaz Gull of Muhalla Dhoke Kashmirian.

Talking to The Nation, Station House Officer of PS Sadiqabad Yasir Rabbani said the young man was a drug addict and had died of smoking some poisonous heroin at night. He said his parents had disassociated themselves with him due to his habit of smoking heroin. The doctors had handed over the dead body to heirs for burial after carrying autopsy while police mentioned the incident in daily crime register, the SHO said.