Missing soldier found with eyes gouged out
Jammu,Apr 3: A soldier,who was said to be missing, was found unconscious in mysterious condition with both of his eyes gouged out, from a nallah near Chowki Chora area today morning.
He was identified as Rakesh Kumar, son of Kuldeep Raj of Lam, Nowshera, district Rajouri.
Some locals in Akhnoor area noticed the soldier lying unconscious in a nallah and brought the matter into the notice of police.
Sub-Divisional Police Officer Akhnoor rushed to the spot along with a police team and shifted him to Government Medical College and Hospital (GMC&H) Jammu.
According to police, the victim was posted in 11 RR 3rd unit of Dogra at Kishtwar.
After spending a month long leave at home, he had left for Kishtwar on April 1st in-between he went miss mysteriously.
SDPO Akhnoor Rayees Muhammad Bhat told Greater Kashmir that police have got some substantial lead in the matter and investigation was going on. “We have registered a case and started investigation. The victim is not in a position to make statement but we have got some good lead in the case”, he added.
Lastupdate on : Wed, 3 Apr 2013 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Wed, 3 Apr 2013 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Thu, 4 Apr 2013 00:00:00 IST
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