Mughalsarai, Jun 28: Police have registered a case after 10 Border Security Forces personnel went missing while heading towards Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir.
According to reports, at least 83 BSF soldiers were travelling in a special army train and they went missing somewhere in West Bengal or Jharkhand.
Officials said that the missing soldiers were noticed when officials conducted a headcount during a halt at Mughalsarai railway station on late Wednesday.
Sub-Inspector (SI) Jitendra Kumar Yadav, of Mugalsarai railway station confirmed to reporters that 10 BSF soldiers went missing from a special train while they were on their way to Jammu & Kashmir. “Their commander has submitted a complaint to us. We have registered a case and are investigating the matter. 83 BSF jawans were going to Jammu and Kashmir in a special train. Out of them, 10 jawans went missing somewhere in between Dhanbad and Bardhaman without informing their commander. We have filed an absconding report and have started investigating the matter,” the police official said. (CNS)