POKHARA: A man who was missing in Phewa Lake of Pokhara in Kaski district was found dead on Friday morning, police said.

Police said Jit Bahadur Shahi (36), a permanent resident of Rukum district, currently residing in Parsyang of Pokhara, had gone missing since 7 pm yesterday.

He had gone to the Lake for fishing along with his three friends, and had fallen into the water while catching a fish.

The body has been sent to the Pokhara-based West Regional Hospital for needful examination.