A POLICE officer died of accidents in a while after he was once shot at point-blank vary through suspected militants in Srinagar on Sunday afternoon.
Meer Arshad was once a contemporary recruit in J&Okay Police and was once serving his probation as a Sub-Inspector. His killing evoked robust grievance from the mainstream political events within the Kashmir Valley.
Militants shot at and wounded Meer at Khanyar neighbourhood of outdated Srinagar town. CCTV digital camera photos of the incident confirmed a suspected militant showing from in the back of Mir and opening fireplace at him from point-blank vary the use of a pistol. As Meer falls down, the suspected militant escapes from the scene.
Meer was once severely wounded within the taking pictures incident and was once right away taken to Sheri Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Srinagar the place he died of his accidents.
The police stated they’ve recognized the militants liable for the assault however refused to reveal their identities or association.
“He [Meer] was deputed to hospital for check-up of an accused person. When he was coming out of the hospital, he was shot at. He was immediately rushed to hospital but unfortunately he succumbed to injuries. It is very tragic loss for us, tragic loss for the family,” DGP Dilbagh Singh advised journalists at the sidelines of the wreath-laying rite of Meer.
“The perpetrators of crime have been identified and they would be brought to justice,” he stated.
DGP Singh stated there have been round a dozen militant modules desirous about such killings and they all have been burnt up. He stated it seems that a brand new module has surfaced. “That too [the new module] has almost been identified,” he stated. He refused to call the militants concerned within the assault or the militant outfit they’re affiliated to, pronouncing that “is not needed” at this day and age.
The mainstream political events condemned the killing, calling it tragic and dastardly. “Sorry to hear about the death in the line of duty of Sub Inspector Arshad Mir of @JmuKmrPolice in a dastardly attack in the heart of Srinagar city. A young life with so much promise, another grieving family…,” tweeted former leader minister and National Conference vice-president Omar Abdullah.
Former leader minister and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti tweeted: “Saddened to hear about the death of J&K Police Sub Inspector Arshid Ahmad killed by militants at Khanyar today. May his soul rest in peace and condolences to his family.”
Peoples Conference chairman Sajad Lone stated: “SI Arshid Ahmed martyred. May Allah grant him Jannat. The terrorists have yet again made an addition to the army of orphans.”