Srinagar: A special police officer (SPO) in civvies was severely beaten up by the people during a unity congregation in Warhama village of Bijbehara.
Witnesses said that the masked cop was caught by the people while he was clicking pictures with his mobile phone. After being caught, they said, people severely thrashed him that left him unconscious. “Some elderly people who were part of the rally later saved him from the angry youth,” said an eyewitness.
He was removed to district hospital Bijbehara where from the doctors referred him to district hospital Anantnag. “Yes, a cop who has been thrashed somewhere has been brought to the hospital. He is undergoing treatment but is stable,” a doctor posted at district hospital told Kashmir Reader.