Srinagar, Sep 23 : Terrorists on Sunday kidnapped a civilian from his residence in Sopore town of Baramullah district in Jammu and Kashmir.
“The terrorist barged into the residence of 45-year-old Mushtaq Ahmad Mir in Harwan locality and later abducted him,” Police said.
A search has been launched to trace Mir, police added.
A case has been registered in this regard and the police have initiated a search operation to track Mir.
Earlier in the day, an encounter broke out between the security personnel and terrorists in Mir Mohalla Aripal Tral area of Pulwama district.
At least two terrorists are believed to be trapped at the incident spot.The gun battle between the terrorists and the security personnel broke out after a cordon and search operation (CASO) was launched in the area.