SRINAGAR: Days after two siblings from Kulgam district went missing outside J&K, who were later traced, four more people belonging to South Kashmir’s Shopian district have went missing, a day before.
The missing youth have been identified as Yawar Ahmad Wani son of Ghulam Mohammed Wani, Dawood Ahmad Thoker son of Mohammed Yousuf Thoker, both residents of Chakoora Shopian, Sumer Ahmad Shah son of Abdul Hamid Shah, resident of Shahlatoo and Arif Bilal Dar, resident of Sharatpora, Shopian.
Mohammed Yousuf Thoker, the father of Dawood Ahmad, told news agency KNO, that since Tuesday afternoon, they have no whereabouts of Yawar Ahmad and Dawood Ahmad, as their phones went off suddenly.
He said that vehicle along with cleaner is lying at Azadpora Mandi, however, there are no traces of driver Dawood and grower (Yawar) whose apples were taken there since Tuesday at 1 o’clock.
“We have filed missing reports in Shopian as well as in Delhi,” he said while requesting authorities to help them in tracing the missing duo.
The families Sayar and Arif have also lodged their missing report after the duo went missing from Jamia Masjid area New Delhi on Tuesday.
They also have requested authorities to act swiftly and help them in locating their loved ones at an earliest. A Police official told news agency KNO that they have taken cognizance of the issue and efforts are on to trace the missing persons. The four youth went missing days after two siblings from Kulgam disappeared but were traced and later handed over to families.