Srinagar: Militants today morning abducted three cops in District Shopian and later killed them, police said.
They were identified as Nisar Ahmad Dhobi son of Abdul Rashid resident of Kapren, Shopian, Firdous Kuchay son of Abdul Gani resident of Batagund, Shopian and Kulwant Singh son of Dhoop Singh resident of Batagund, Shopian.
Bodies of all the three jawans were retrieved by police and wreath laying ceremony was held at DPL Shopian. Police has registered a case in this regard.
Preliminary investigation reveals the complicity of proscribed militant outfits of HM & LeT killed the three cops, police said.
Further investigation is going on to identify the culprits in the crime.