Police recovered a throat slit body of a man during the pre-dawn hours on Friday in Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
Incharge Station House Officer (SHO) of Hajin said that three to four unknown gunmen broke into the house of Mohd Yaqoob Wagay, 38-year-old, son of Ghulam Mohd Wagay and abducted him at Gunda Preng village in Hajin at around 1:00 am.
The family members informed the police immediately about the incident. The officer said when they reached the spot, they found a throat-slit body at a site close to Wagay’s house. Yaqoob, was a mutton dealer by profession and his body was taken to a hospital for all legal medico formalities including the postmortem, he said.
A case has been registered and further investigations initiated, the officer added.