Anantnag: Suspected militants have abducted a man from Laroo village of Kulgam district, who happens to be the owner of the house where a fierce gunfight took place on Sunday morning.
The abducted man has been identified as Sheeraz Ahmad.
Sheeraz’s house was reduced to rubble in a six-hour-long gunfight which resulted in killing of three militants. Seven civilians were also killed in an explosion at the site of the gunfight later that day.
A senior police official from Kulgam confirmed the abduction.
“Yes he has been abducted from outside his house in Laroo village,” the official said. He said that a manhunt has been launched to trace him out.