Gunmen snatch car in Pulwama in Kashmir, alert sounded

The owner of the car told the police that he had purchased the vehicle recently and it did not have a permanent registration number yet.

Published: 09th May 2017 09:03 PM  |   Last Updated: 09th May 2017 09:03 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

SRINAGAR:  Unknown gunmen today snatched a car from a civilian in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, triggering an alarm.     

Security forces were put on an alert after the gunmen took away the white colour car of a man at Samboora in Pulwama district, about 32 kms from here, a police official said.     

The owner of the car told the police that he had purchased the vehicle recently and it did not have a permanent registration number yet, the official said.     

He said the security forces have been asked to keep a vigil for any suspicious car matching the description of the stolen vehicle as it can be used by the gunmen for subversive activities. 

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