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Oct 08, 2011 at 04:42pm IST

NC worker's death not due to poisoning: FSL report

New Delhi: Forensic report on Saturday ruled out poisoning in the National Conference (NC) worker's death case in Jammu and Kashmir.

Panel of doctors in a preliminary report had earlier cited that he dies due to cardio-respiratory failure.

Syed Mohammad Yousuf, a NC worker from south Kashmir's Anantnag district, died on September 29 allegedly in police custody after two fellow party workers had accused him of taking Rs 1.18 crore from them for getting them berths in the Legislative Council.