6 youths held during raids, police won’t file FIR: families

6 youths held during raids, police won’t file FIR: families

Sopore: The Special Operations Group of the police picked up four youths from their homes a day before the gunfight at Bomai and two more after the encounter.
The youths are Showkat Ahmad Lone son of Abdul Jabbar Lone; Akhlas Ahmad Sheikh son of Ghulam Hassan Sheikh; Sajad Ahmad Chopan son of Ghulam Hassan Chopan   and Gulzar Ahmad Lone son of Abdul Gaffar Lone, all resindents of Yadipora, Bomai; Syed Mohammad Malik son of Ghulam Mohiuddin Sheikh of Darpora, Bomai and Abdul Wadud Lone son of Master Abdul Gani Lone of Hadipora.
Abdul Hameed Lone, whose brother Showkat Ahmad Lone was picked up during the night raid by army and SOG, said, “We went to the police station to ask about the whereabouts of my brother but they said we don’t know anything about them and when we told them to file the missing report and FIR they refused.”