A Special Police Officer (SPO) was found dead under mysterious circumstances near his home in Bhaderwah area of Doda district.
Body of SPO identified as Subash Chander was recovered by the family from Drafra area , said an official.
He said that according to his family his body was found just 15 minutes after he had called his father to keep meal ready for him.
His family has alleged that subash was murdered and matter must be investigated.
Meanwhile police has taken cognizance of the incident and started proceedings under section 174 CrpC.