Srinagar: Three policemen who were abducted by the militants in Shopian district were found dead on Friday.
The killed policemen were identified as Firdous Ahmad Kuchay, Kulwant Singh and Nisar Ahmad.
Three cops and the brother of a policeman were abducted by the militants during raids at their homes in Batagund and Kapren villages of Shopian last night.
Soon after their abduction, police had launched a manhunt to trace them.
The bullet riddled bodies of three cops were recovered from Dangam village of Shopian this morning.
Reports said that the abducted brother of a policeman was released.