Jammu: Some unidentified men barged into a local BJP leader's residence in Jammu and Kashmir's Chadoora locality and snatched the AK-47 assault rifle of his personal security officer on Tuesday.
According to reports, the residence of BJP leader Abdul Rehman Chopan was attacked by a group of heavily armed men, who assaulted him and his PSO when they resisted.
Constable Bashir Ahmad, who is posted as personal security guard to the BJP leader, later reported to the police that four gunmen barged into the house of Chopan at Panzan in Chadoora and snatched his service rifle.
He said police has taken cognizance of the incident and sent out an alert to track down the suspects.
Meanwhile, a combing operation is currently underway to nab them and more reinforcement has been sent to the BJP leader's residence.