Rawalpindi: Man found dead
RAWALPINDI: The body of a person, with thands and feet tied, was found lying in the green area near Adiala police post on Sunday, police said.
A passerby, Sajid Hussain Shah, found the body and called the local police.
The victim in his 40s is yet to be identified.
The police after preliminary inspection said the man was subjected to severe torture before he was strangulated. The body was shifted to the DHQ hospital for postmortem.
The police report suggested that the man who was wearing black Shalwar and a T-shirt was abducted and later severely tortured.
Police said there had been no complaints lying with them regarding kidnapping of any person in the area; however, they started investigation to trace the heirs of the deceased as well as the killers.
Police suspected that the man could be a taxi driver as he seemed to have been killed during vehicle snatching attempt.