Unidentified armed men kidnapped and killed a youth in South Kashmir’s Shopian district, police sources said on Tuesday.
Naseer Ahmad Mir son of Mohammad Yousuf Mir, a resident of Mirpora, Gugludo Pinjura in Shopian was kidnapped by some unidentified gunmen and killed during the night.
23 years old Naseer’s family sources told Kashmir Life that the unidentified gunmen were in army fatigue who forced their entry into their house at around 9pm, last night and kidnapped Naseer.
Naseer’s body was recovered Tuesday morning near Killora village of the area, not far away from Gugludo.
Locals said that they heard some gunshots at around mid night.
Police sources said that Naseer was kidnapped by suspected militants who later killed him.
The body of Naseer, a mobile phone mechanic by profession, was later taken for postmortem before handed over to the family.
Police have registered a case in this regard and an investigation has been initiated.
Pertinently, in Sopore town a youth was killed by unidentified armed men some days back.