Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Nov 17 (ANI): Terrorists on Saturday killed a 19-year-old civilian, who was kidnapped earlier in the day, from Saidpora area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district.Also Read - Highlights India vs New Zealand 3rd T20I Match : IND Win By 73 Runs, NZ Whitewashed 3-0

The body of the deceased, identified as Huzaif Ashraf, was recovered from Hermain village in Shopian. Also Read - Highlights | India vs New Zealand 2nd T20I Match: IND Beat NZ By 7 Wickets, Clinch T20I Series

Ashraf’s body has been handed over to his family after completion of medico-legal formalities and a case under relevant sections of law has been registered. Also Read - Highlights IND vs NZ 1st T20I Match: Suryakumar Yadav's Fifty & Rishabh Pant's Gutsy Knock Guide India Home

This is the second incident of ghastly killing of a civilian in the valley in the last few days.

Earlier in the intervening night of November 15 and 16, a bullet-riddled body of a civilian, who was abducted by the terrorists, was retrieved by the police from Kilora area of Pulwama district. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.