SHIKARPUR - Body of a 45-year-old man was found from near Mian jo Goth graveyard on Thursday.

According to police, some passersby spotted the body and informed the police.

After receiving the information, police reached the spot and shifted the body to Sultankot Rural Health Center, where it was identified as Rahim Bux aka Kirir, son of Long Mirpur, police said.

It seemed that the body was four days old. Later, it was handed over to his relatives after the completion of necessary formalities, police said.

It is said that the body was of mentally challenged person.

However, further investigation is underway.

Police was yet to register an FIR till the filing of this news.