ABBOTABAD: The body of a young man who went missing from his home last week, was found from Chamba Havelian here on Wednesday. Havelian police said that Guldad, 21, son of Daud Khan of Kalu Maira Chamba village had returned home after offering Taravee in the local mosque on last Monday, when he received a phone call on his mobile and got out of the house but did not return. The family lodged an FIR against unknown persons for the abduction of Guldad but no clue was found. However, on Wednesday morning, some locals spotted his body dumped near the village shrine. The body bore torture marks and several bullet wounds. According to police, the accused had tortured and shot dead the young man somewhere else and threw his body back in the village.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 2nd, 2012.