The body was recovered under suspicious conditions from the hotel room and there was no visible mark on it, an official said.
Srinagar: A 36-year-old man, brother of a ruling PDP leader in Jammu and Kashmir, was found dead inside a hotel room here on Thursday, police said.
The deceased has been identified as Reyaz Ahmad Dar, brother of Mohammad Shafi Dar, who is the Handwara zone president of the ruling PDP, an official said.
The body was recovered under suspicious conditions from a hotel room in Dalgate area of the city, the official said, adding that there was no visible mark on it.
Police said the deceased was living with his brother. A case has been registered and probe is underway, police said.