Preliminary investigation signifies native terrorist Mudasir Pandit of proscribed terror outfit LeT and a overseas terrorist are concerned within the Sopore terror assault, police stated on Monday. On March 29, at about 1310 hours Sopore Police obtained details about a terror crime incident close to SDH Sopore the place terrorists had attacked municipal councillors. Senior police and CAPF officers together with their groups instantly reached the phobia crime spot, as per a press release from Jammu and Kashmir police.
“Preliminary investigation revealed that terrorists had fired indiscriminately upon the Municipal Councillors close to Lone Constructing reverse SDH Sopore leading to accidents to 2 Municipal Councillors particularly Reyaz Ahmad Pir and Shams-ud-din Pir and police personnel particularly Shafqat Nazir.
Nonetheless, among the many injured Councillor Reyaz Ahmad and police personnel, Shafqat Ahmad succumbed to their accidents and attained martyrdom. In the meantime, one other injured councillor has been shifted to hospital for remedy of his accidents,” police stated.
It’s pertinent to say that put up terror assault, IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar-IPS visited PD Sopore and inspected the scene of terror crime. Thereafter, he chaired a safety overview assembly with Commander 5-Sector RR, DIG CRPF and SSP Sopore.
The principle focus of the assembly was immediately’s (Monday) assault by the terrorists in Sopore City and the mandatory safety measures to be taken to counter such terrorist assaults.
Whereas interacting with the officers, the IGP Kashmir urged upon the collaborating officers that it’s of essential significance to reinforce the safety of susceptible individuals and to take all needed measures to thwart away the nefarious designs of terrorists.
“Preliminary investigation signifies native terrorist Mudasir Pandit of proscribed terror outfit LeT together with a overseas terrorist are concerned within the stated assault. Nonetheless, additional investigations are rigorously occurring. IGP Kashmir additionally took critical be aware of the poor and inappropriate retaliation by the PSOs of protected individuals current on spot and directed SSP Sopore to place 4 PSOs below suspension,” the assertion learn.
“In a while, so as to pay honour and respect to those martyrs, a wreath laying ceremony was held at DPL Sopore the place floral tributes had been paid to the martyrs. Senior officers of Police/SF laid floral wreath on the mortal stays and paid wealthy tributes to the martyrs,” it learn.
Police have registered a case on this regard below related sections of regulation and officers proceed to work to ascertain the complete circumstances of this terror crime. Cordon and search operation at varied areas is occurring to nab the assailants.
(With ANI inputs)