Srinagar, Sep 24: A bullet riddled body of a 45-year-old man who was abducted by gunmen on September 22 night, was recovered from an orchard in apple township of Sopore in Baramulla district on Monday morning, official sources said.
They said gunmen entered the house of Mushtaa Ahmad Mir at Harwan , Sopore, on September 22 night and abducted him despite resistance by other family members.
Mir was taken to unknown place, they said adding security forces have launched a massive hunt to trace the abducted person.
However, bullet riddled body of Mir was recovered from an orchard at Latishart Monday morning.
Police has registered a case and started investigation, they added.