Kakryal:  NIA To Takeover Probe  

JAMMU — A high-level National Investigating Team (NIA) team from New Delhi arrived in Jammu to takeover investigations of Jhajjar Kotli attack case.

The team visited the site of encounter at Kakryal in Katra and possible infiltration route used by the militants between Samba and Hiranagar sectors.

Reports said IGP NIA Mukesh Singh, DIG NIA Ashish Choudhary and other senior officers reached here from New Delhi and joined investigations of the attack along with local NIA team and Jammu Police officers by visiting the infiltration route taken by the militants and sight of attacks at Jhajjar Kotli and Kakryal.

“The NIA team will be handed over investigations of two separate First Information Reports (FIRs) registered at Jhajjar Kotli and Katra police stations in Jammu and Reasi districts respectively,” sources said, adding that the NIA has also taken in its possession all three bodies of slain militants and recoveries made from the encounter site.

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