Srinagar, March 09 :The Defence Ministry on Saturday clarified that no soldier has been abducted contrary to reports that an Army jawan has been kidnapped by terrorists while on leave from Kashmir’s Budgam district.
“Media reports of the abduction of a serving Army soldier on leave from Qazipora, Chadoora, Budgam(J&K) are incorrect. Individual is safe. Speculations may please be avoided,” said the Defence ministry.
On Friday night, reports emerged that Army jawan was kidnapped by militants while he was on leave and at his residence in Qazipora, Chadoora in Budgam.