In a late night statement Police said that it traced the three missing boys who were reported missing from Handwara.
Today a missing report was lodged at Police Station Vilgam stating that three boys from the neighbouring village of Dohama are missing.
Accordingly, a case FIR No 17/2019 under relevant sections was registered in Police Station Vilgam and investigation was initiated.
During the course of investigation, it surfaced that the missing trio along with the other friends had left their home for Handwara town. While the other friends came back to their homes, however these three didn’t report back.
Handwara police immediately initiated searches and after strenuous efforts, the three missing boys were traced out in Srinagar.
They were safely brought back and have been handed over to their families after proper counseling.
People of the area have hailed the prompt action of Handwara police.