Suspected to be Battling Depression; Authorities Launch Tracing Efforts
Sopore: A special police officer (SPO) has gone missing from his residence in north Kashmir’s Sopore village, merely four days after his wedding sources said.
Sources told News Agency Kashmir Scroll that Tahir Ahmad Dar, son of Mohammad Akbar Dar a resident of Dooru Sopore, was last seen at his home yesterday, and his whereabouts have since remained unknown.
It has been revealed from the sources that the missing SPO had been struggling with depression for a significant period, which could be a contributing factor to his disappearance. The officer, currently on leave, was previously stationed at Sopore police station sources further added.
A senior police official confirmed the incident to News Agency Kashmir Scroll, stating that the officer’s wife notified them about his disappearance. The official emphasized that extensive efforts are underway to locate him as quickly as possible.
He further said that authorities are actively investigating the SPO’s medical history to determine the details of his treatment and the healthcare professional responsible for his care. (KS)