Srinagar: In the intervening night, terrorists barged inside the residential house of Mushtaq Ahmed Mir aged 45, son of Ghulam Rasool resident of Harwan area in Bomia, Sopore and later abducted him. Mushtaq works a s a local labour.
Police has registered a case and a search has been launched to track him. Further investigation into the matter is going on.
Earlier, Cordon and Search operations (CASO) turned into encounter between militants & joint forces at Aripal Tral area of Pulwama in South Kashmir. A joint team of army and police cordoned off Aripal area on a specific information about presence of some militants in the area.
As soon forces intensified searches towards suspected spot the hiding militants fired upon government forces triggering an encounter.