September 2018 News

Cop Killed As Militants Attack Police Station In Shopian

30 September 2018
Brighter Kashmir

Srinagar: Militants on Sunday morning shot dead a cop before fleeing with his service rifle in this Kashmir Kashmir's Shopian district. Police officials said that the militants attacked Police Station Shopian in this morning, resulting in the injury to a cop identified as Constable Saqib Mir. Officials said that the attacked was repulsed The injured cop was rushed to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. However, he succumbed to his injuries. Police said that it has registered a case while as investigation has been initiated in the matter. Meanwhile, wreath laying ceremony for the slain police was held at district police lines Shopian. Police spokesman said a wreath-laying ceremony was held for the slain cop at District Police Lines Shopian. Police officers led by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) South Kashmir Range Amit Kumar laid floral wreaths and paid tributes to the slain policeman. Among others, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Shopian, CO 14th Bn CRPF and other officers and policemen were also present at the wreath laying ceremony.