PESHAWAR: A doctor was found dead at the house officers hostel of the Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) Peshawar on Monday.

Police said information was received from the family of Dr Ihsanullah that he was not receiving their phone calls and they feared that something might have happened to him. The police went to the hospital and then went to the room of Dr Ihsanullah. The police broke open the door of the hostel room with the help of the hostel warden where Dr Ihsanullah was found dead.

Police collected evidences from the site and sent the body for autopsy to Khyber Teaching Hospital. After the post-mortem, the body was handed over to heirs.

Police has initiated investigation into the mysterious death of the doctor.