Militants abduct Meraj ud Din Malla, VP Muncipal Committee in Watergam, Baramulla of North Kashmir and affiliated to the BJP.

Vice President Municipal Committee Watergam Baramulla, Mehraj ud Din Malla, was on Wednesday allegedly abducted by some unknown persons in the north Kashmir district.

A senior police officer told that Malla was whisked away by the ‘unknown persons’ in a santro vehicle while he was walking on a road to meet his friend.

The officer said that searches have been launched to trace him.

Asked whether the alleged abductors were armed, the officer said: “It is a matter of investigation. As of now searches are underway.”