Dead body of youth ‘kidnapped by militants’ found in Hajin

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Srinagar: Police on Tuesday recovered the body of a person who was abducted by the gunmen last night before leaving his three family members injured at Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
The body of Nasir Ahmad Sheikh (23) alias Munna son in law of Farooq Ahmad Parrey was found near a bund in outskirts of Hajin.
Earlier, Police in a statement said that three members of a family received grievous injuries in late night militant attack at Hajin.
“At about 10:10 PM, 4 militants who are believed to be affiliated with LeT, barged into the house of Farooq Ah Parrey R/O Par Mohalla Hajin and without caring about the life and dignity of the inmates, fired indiscriminately inside the house,” a police spokesman in a statement issued here had said.
In the incident three members received grievous injuries including wife, daughter and brother of Farooq; namely Rafeeqa, Neelofar and Hilal Ahmad Parrey. The militants also abducted Nasir alias Munna (the son in law of House owner) from there, the spokesman had said.
An FIR into the incident has been registered and investigation into the matter set into motion, the spokesman said.
It is pertinent to mention here that one son of Farooq namely Muzzafar Ahmad Parrey @Muzz Nata was killed by militants last summer.