The PhD scholar from Srinagar, who went missing from Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal district due to the fact June 14, has joined the Hizbul Mujahideen militant team. Hilal Ahmad Dar’s becoming a member of of militant ranks has occur at a time when recruitment has been fairly significantly less.
IGP (Kashmir) Vijay Kumar explained to reporters on Tuesday, June 23, that Hilal Ahmad belonging to the Bemina area in Srinagar district has joined the militant ranks.
The IGP was talking to the media on the sidelines of a wreath-laying ceremony to honour the CRPF soldiers killed through an come across with the terrorists in Pulwama district, in two terrorists were also gunned down.
Who is Hilal Ahmad Dar?
In the course of a trek to large altitude Naranag in the central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, Hilal Ahmad Dar went missing. Though his four other buddies returned dwelling on the very same night, the PhD scholar did not.
According to Hilal Ahmad’s family and close friends, he went missing from Naranag(Wangat) area in the course of a trekking and picnic outing.
Although Hilal’s buddies experienced proceeded to the Gangabal lake on the foot of the Harmukh mountain, Hilal had made the decision to wait at Naranag for the return of his friends.
When his friends returned, they stated Hilal experienced absent lacking.
Family of Hilal Ahmad held a protest in Srinagar on Monday trying to get govt support to trace the missing youth.
(With agency inputs)