Missing Army jawan joins Hizb in J&K
In the first such case that has come to light, a soldier who had been missing since last week has joined terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, J&K police said on Monday, reports Saleem Pandit.
The soldier, identified as Sepoy Idrees Mir, was posted with the 12 Jammu & Kashmir Light Infantry in Bihar. He joined Hizb along with two others on Sunday, police said.
Mir had arrived in his village in Shopian on April 12 and had been missing since Saturday night. A photograph of Mir with an AK-47 went viral. Mir was to be posted to Jharkhand and was unhappy about the move, a PTI report said. P 15