The jawan was identified as Irfan Ahmad Dar, 24, who was working in Territorial Army.
In a shocking incident, a body of an army jawan was on Saturday found in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. He had come home on leave.
The police recovered the body after getting information about it from locals.
A CNN-News18 report says that the soldier's vehicle was found close to the body.
As per Reports recommended that the police was investigating questioning the case and were look into if suspected militants were caught up with the killing. "Such heinous acts will not weaken our resolve to establish peace and normalcy in the valley", Mehbooba wrote on Twitter.
"The murder of young Irfan Dar is a very tragic & reprehensible act. My unqualified condemnation & heartfelt condolences to his family", tweeted Abdullah.