Militants abduct, kill civilian in J&K

Last Updated: Mon, Aug 13, 2018 09:23 hrs
Two militants killed, CRPF trooper injured in Kashmir gunfight

Srinagar: Militants abducted and killed a civilian in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said on Monday.

"Terrorists on Sunday night barged into the house of Gulzar Ahmad, a resident of Murran village and abducted him," a police officer said.

Later, his body riddled with bullets was recovered from nearby fields, he added.

"Initial investigation suggest that the Zahoor Thokar and Showkat Dar-led group of proscribed terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen are involved in the killing," the officer said.

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