Srinagar, March 13: Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar on Sunday said that those involved in CRPF personnel’s killing in Shopian district has been arrested.
“We have arrested killer of CRPF personnel. Weapon of offence (pistol) recovered on his disclosure,” the IGP tweeted, adding, “01 OGW who accompanied him during incident also arrested”. He claimed that it was done the direction of LeT Commander Abid Ramzan Sheikh. “A case has been registered”.
On Saturday evening militants fired upon the paramilitary CRPF personnel Mukhtar Ahmad Doie son of Mohammad Jamal Din Doie at Check Chotipora, leaving him critically injured. He was shifted to hospital where doctors declared him brought dead on arrival. Mukhtar had returned home on leave recently.