Srinagar, May 04(GNS): Inspector General of Police Vijay Kumar on Tuesday stated that one of many overseas militant was amongst these trapped in ongoing encounter in Sopore.
Talking to GNS, the IGP recognized him as Hamas alias Asrar alias Saria and stated that he was concerned in killing two municipal councillors and a policeman in March this yr. “He is active since last two years,” he stated.
The encounter had ensued after a group of police and armed forces’s 22 Rashtriya Rifles was fired upon throughout a cordon-and-search operation launched within the space amid particular details about the presence of the militants.
Two councillors particularly Reyaz Ahmad Peer and Shamasdin Peer in addition to policeman Shafqat Nazir Khan had been killed in Sopore in a militant assault on March 29 final.(GNS)
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