Srinagar: Suspected Militants on Sunday abducted an army soldier and set ablaze his vehicle in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, official sources said.
They said militants intercepted the vehicle of the soldier from Territorial Army (TA) near Damhal Hanjipora in Kulgam.
The soldier, a resident of Harmain area of Shopian district, was abducted while the vehicle was burnt down, they added.
A senior Police officer when contacted by GNS confirmed the incident and said that searches have been launched to trace out the abducted soldier. “Police and security forces are on job (to find out the abducted soldier),” he added. (GNS)