Srinagar:A Special Police Officer (SPO) posted at police station Pampore in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district is missing since last evening, reportedly with an AK-47 rifle.
A police source said that the SPO Irfan Ahmad Dar left the police station Pampore where he was posted after he suffered some illness
The missing SPO, as per the source, is a resident of Kakapora Pulwama.
He said the police has launched a manhunt to track down the missing cop.
SP Awantipora Muhammad Zahid Malik confirmed that the SPO is missing since last evening.
“We have contacted his family and we are yet confirming if he has fled with his rifle or not,” said Malik.