J&K: Body of Army soldier missing for a year found? Kin claim remains spotted

Published on Sep 23, 2021 09:21 PM IST
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A decomposed body, believed to be of a Territorial Army (TA) soldier Shakir Manzoor Wagay who went missing in August 2020, was recovered today from Kulgam district in J&K. Officials said the body is beyond recognition, however, some family members of the missing soldier claim it belonged to the missing soldier. Rifleman Shakir Manzoor, a resident of Shopian, had gone missing after his car was stopped by some unidentified people at Rambhama village in Kulgam district in August last year. Officials said the soldier’s car was stopped and then set on fire by unidentified persons and when relatives and police reached near the spot in the evening, he was missing. Watch the full video for more details.

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