Qazigund: A 4-year-old boy has gone missing in Chowgam village of Qazigund in Kulgam district. Officials suspect that he may have been taken away by a wild animal.
The minor boy has been identified as Nazakat Hussain Khan, son of Mohammad Rafiq Khan. Khan went missing at around 09:00 PM last night from his home in Chowgam.
An official of Wildlife department said that police, wildlife and forest department have launched a joint operation to trace the missing boy.
“It is suspected that the boy has been taken away by a wild animal as blood stains had been traced in the forest,” he said. (With inputs from KNO)