Jammu and Kashmir: Bullet-ridden body of 23-year-old army jawan recovered in Shopian

The bullet-ridden body of Territorial Army jawan Irfan Ahmad Dar was found by locals in the area on Saturday morning, following which the police recovered the body, CNN-News 18 reported.

The report quoted a senior police official as saying that the soldier’s car was found close to the body, and that the police has not ruled out the possibility of militants involved in the kidnap and murder.

Dar, son of Ghulam Mohammad Dar, was a resident of Sensen village of Shopian district, according to Kashmir Reader. He was in the Engineering Regiment of the Indian Army and was posted in Gurez, the report added.