A Jammu & Kashmir Police Constable Ahmed Dar (personal security officer to Senior Superintendent of Police Shailendra Mishra) who was kidnapped by terrorists on July 5 in south Kashmir’s Shopian District was found dead today morning (July 6) with multiple bullet injuries.
He was kidnapped when he had gone to local medicine shop in his residential area Vehil, said the police.
Locals from Pariwan village in Kulgam found Dar’s bullet-ridden body on the early morning of July 6.
He was off duty when the terrorists came in a santro car and abducted him on gunpoint.
Following the kidnapping, a massive search operation was launched to locate the constable.
The Jammu and Kashmir police today paid tribute to the martyred constable in a wreath-laying ceremony.
In a similar incident last month an Army soldier Aurangzeb, was also kidnapped and later killed by terrorists in Pulwama District of Jammu and Kashmir. His bullet-ridden body was found by a team of Jammu and Kashmir Police and Indian Army.