IMPHAL, September 5: The Porompat police station has reportedly deposited a male dead body at the JNIMS morgue for identification.
A statement issued by the police station informed that on September 4 at 1 am, the police station received reliable information that on September 3 around 4:30 pm an unidentified male was found lying unconscious on the southern side of Minuthong along the Imphal riverbank and evacuated to JNIMS for medical treatment.
However on September 4 around 12.45 am the man expired at JNIMS with the cause of death unknown, it said.
It further informed that the man is believed to be around 35 years of age and is dark in complexion.
He is about 5’5 feet tall with black short hair and was found wearing a navy blue long pant, olive green shirt and a black T shirt.
The man seemed to be a Meitei pangal and wear a thick beard without moustache.
Informing that the dead body can be identified by contacting the competent authority, it said that it would be disposed as per the law if it remained unclaimed on or before 12.45 am of September 7.