Jammu, Mar 28 : A body of a government school teacher was found on Thursday under mysterious circumstances along a river bank in Mendhar Tehsil of Poonch district while another teacher was found hanged in Akhnoor Tehsil of Jammu.
"The body of a teacher identified as Gulzar Ahmed of Mankote, was found this morning near a river bank under mysterious circumstances in Sagra Balnoi area," police here said.
They said that the body was spotted by some locals and they informed the police. "We have started the investigation initially under 174 of Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC)," DySP Neeraj Padyar, SDPO Mendhar said adding that the deceased was posted at Government High School Sagra.
Another teacher identified as Vikram Singh (32), serving in Navodya Vidyalaya, Nardi Bala, Akhnoor was this morning found hanging in his room.
Police said that the parents of the deceased have been informed while the body has been shifted to the hospital for postmortem. (UNI)