Indian army and civil authorities on Thursday handed over a body of an eight-year-old boy of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) to Pakistan army. The body was handed over at about 2 p.m.
The minor had drowned in Neelum river in Minimarg area of Gilgit-Baltistan on July 8.
On Tuesday his body was fished out in Gurez. He was identified as Abid Sheikh, a resident of Astore district in Gilgit.
On Tuesday through a video message, the family of the boy had appealed Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan to help them in bringing the body of their son back to home.