A 24-year-old youth was on Wednesday found dead under mysterious circumstances in Sultanpora village of Pattan in Baramulla district.

An official told Kashmir News Service (KNS) said that the youth identified as Mohmmad Yaseen Yatoo son of Abdul Hameed Yatoo was found dead today in his house under mysterious circumstances.

He said that the family members and locals after seeing his body informed the local police station and subsequently, a team of police rushed to the spot to ascertain the matter.

The official said that further investigation into the matter was going on.