Srinagar: The body of a Sopore resident, who was abducted on October 3 by terrorists, was recovered from orchards in Harwan area on Saturday. The man was identified as a 30-year-old shopkeeper. He was abducted from Younisu village of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Also Read - Secret Tunnel Used to Infiltrate Terrorists From Pakistan Detected in J&K's Kathua | Watch

Confirming the incident, SP Sopore Javid Iqbal said that investigations in this case has been set into motion. Also Read - 'Can't Even Kiss My Wife', Says Farooq Abdullah, Laments The Pandemic

This is the second such case in recent months that has been reported from parts of Zaingeer. Earlier, a labourer was abducted by unidentified gunmen from his home. His body was recovered in an orchard. Also Read - BRO Constructs 110-feet Bailey Bridge at Kela Morh on Jammu-Srinagar Highway in Record Time