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Soldier abducted and killed in J&K

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A soldier was abducted and killed by militants in on Thursday, police said.

Police said the body of Aurangzeb, who had been abducted by militants in Shopian, was found in district.

The soldier, belonging to 44 Rashtriya Rifles, had boarded a private vehicle to reach Shopian where from he was supposed to go to his home in district for Eid celebrations.

Sources here said the soldier was part of the team that had killed top commander, Sameer Tiger, on April 30.

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First Published: Thu, June 14 2018. 22:42 IST
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