Deserter cop apprehended in Kulgam: Police

0Shares

Srinagar:  A cop who had decamped with four AK-47 rifles in January this year was apprehended by government forces in Kulgam district of south Kashmir on Thursday.

According to a police officer, the deserter cop, Shakoor Ahmad Parray, who was PSO of SDPO Bijbehera, was apprehended by a joint team of police and army at Vill Avhotu in Kulgam district.  Shakoor was the PSO of DySp Irshad Rather and had deserted with four AK 47 rifles. Three more youths had also fled with him but they have been already arrested.

The officer said that a pistol and two grenades have been recovered from the possession of the arrested deserter and claimed that he was associated with Lashkar-e-Toiba.

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


Observer News Service

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS