Missing school boy’s body found near railway track

5 Mar 2018

The decomposed body of a 15-year-old school boy, reported missing last week, was found near a railway track today, police said. The boy, Muhammed Jasir (15), studying in tenth standard at a private school, left home in the evening on March 1 on the pretext of buying clothes for a programme at his school, police said. After he failed to return on that day, his parents filed a police complaint and an intense search for him was made by the police and the public on the following days. Jasir's body was found in a decomposed state this morning near a railway track here, police said. Three of Jasir's friends were being questioned by the police in connection with the incident, they said.