Srinagar: Body of a teenager from Kupwara, who had jumped in Jhelum near Noorbagh area of Srinagar on June 25 evening, was retrieved from the water body on Tuesday.
The 17-year old youth from Kupwara district had shot a video before jumping into the river.
A police officer told GNS that body was retrieved by joint team of river police and locals.
The youth has been identified as Saqib Ahmad Ahanger son of Abdul Kalaam Ahanger, a resident of Kupwara.
Meanwhile the body has been taken into custody by police and after medico-legal formalities would be handed over to the family for last rites. (GNS)