A Lieutenant Rank Army officer was found killed in Shopian district of South Kashmir today morning.
His body was bullet-riddled and he has been identified as Umar Fayaz from Kulgam.
Police said he was kidnapped by terrorists late last night in the town of Kulgam in south Kashmir when he went to attend a family function.
He had joined the army recently.
A civilian was killed and two soldiers were injured after terrorists attacked an army patrol in Shopian. A huge anti-terror operation across villages and orchards was in progress in the area. A tight security was launched after a series of attacks and videos were found showing large groups of terrorists moving freely in the area.
Terrorists killed five policemen and two private guards in Kulgam after dragging them out of a cash van last week.