Jammu, Sep 27 (UNI) Security forces today rescued six youth from the clutches of Lashkar-E-Toiba (LET) in Doda District, sources said.
The six youth in the age group of 11 to 16 years were forcibly taken by the LET militants to recruit them in their outfit.
However, based on specific information, the troops of 26 Rashtriya Rifles, 9 sector Rashtriya Rifles and Delta Force, launched an operation and rescued the missing boys from the forest areas of Patnaji and Sarpan in the district. The boys were later handed over to the nearest police station, the sources added.
The rescued boys have been identified as Asif Farooq, Eyjaz Ahmed, Mushtaq Malik, Muhtaq Ahmed, Iftikar and Yaseen.