01 person arrested involved in killing of Inspector Parvez Ahmad: Police

Srinagar, October 01: Police on Friday claimed claimed have arrested one person involved in killing of Inspector Parvaiz in Central Kashmir’s Srinagar district.

In a statement to GNS, the police said that today one person namely Muheeb Bashir Dar son of Bashir Ahmad Dar resident of Manganwagi who was involved in the killing of Inspector Parvez Ahmad has been arrested.

The spokesperson further said that In this regard a Case FIR No 75/2021 U/S 302 IPC; 13,16,18,23, UL(P)Act of Police Station Nowgam has already been registered.

It is pertinent to mention that on the evening of 22nd June 2021 the inspector was killed when he was on his way to the mosque to offer prayers during which he was fired on by two armed militants.The accused arrested is also involved in many other militancy related incidents, reads the statement.(GNS)