Srinagar, September 21: Three policemen and a civilian were kidnapped by militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, authorities said on Friday.
The kidnappings took place on Thursday night at Kapran village. A search operation has been launched to trace the kidnapped people–a police constable, two Special Police Officers (SPOs) and the civilian, according to police sources.
Militants have been threatening SPOs to give up their jobs or face consequences.
Last month, 11 members of police families were kidnapped but later released unharmed.
Source Tribune India