Body of engineer recovered from Kangra hillock
Himachal Pradesh

Body of engineer recovered from Kangra hillock

Agency News

Kangra, Sep 8 : Police recovered a body of a 28-year-old engineer from beneath the hillock at Old Kangra on Saturday, police said here Sunday.

Kangra Sub Divisional Police Officer Sunil Rana told UNI Sunday that the deceased identified as Manish Lakhanpal, resident of Narayana village in district Hamirpur, was missing since September 5, 2019 .

His father told the police that his son was an engineer and was working with a contractor. He told police that Manish had a video talk with his wife on September 4, and after that his mobile was switched off.

Police started search of Manish in and around his rented accommodation at old Kangra and recovered his body from under a hillock 150 meters down with the help of fire-brigade. Body has been sent for the postmortem and the investigation is in progress, SDPO said. UNI