SRINAGAR: Justifying the firing incident at Saida Pora, Zoonimar, Inspector General CRPF, V.S Yadav said that our men were on way to Soura Medical Institute to donate blood to their colleagues who had been critically injured in Bemina shoot out. As the party reached at Saidapora, people surrounded it and pelted stones on the men. To save themselves from the wrath of the people, our men were compelled to resort to firing, he said adding CRPF was for the protection of people.
To save themselves from the wrath of the people, our men were compelled to resort to firing — IGP CRPF, V.S Yadav
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