Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities on Friday recovered 16 unidentified bodies from a newly discovered mass grave in the city of Dara Adam Khel.
As per the details garnered, the mass grave was located in the mountainous region of BoboKhel that borders the city of Nowshera.
The bodies have been lifted from the grave and law-enforcement agencies have launched investigation into the matter.
The funeral prayers of all persons will be offered in Shangla.
Sources privy to the police said that all the dead are from Shangla area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the people had been abducted from Khyber Agency in 2011.