Srinagar: A wreath laying ceremony was held in DPL Srinagar on Saturday to pay homage to constable Tasveer Ahmad Dar, one of the policeman killed during the militant attack on police in Achabal.
Chief Secretary B B Vyas led civil, police and security force officers and jawans in laying floral wreaths on the mortal remains of the martyr.
Dar was later laid to rest at his native village Sorasyar Chadoora, Budgam. A large number of people participated in the Nimaz-e-Jinazah.
On Friday, a wreath laying ceremony was also held in DPL Anantnag where DIG SKR Swami Prakash Pani led the civil and police officers in laying the floral wreaths to the bodies of the slain policemen, a statement issued by police said.
SHO Achabal SI Feroz Ahmad Dar son of Abdul Raheem Dar resident, of Dogripora Awantipora and constables, Sharik Ahmad lone son of Abdul Ahad lone resident of Mahayal Tangmarg Baramulla, Tasveer Ahmad Dar son of Ghulam Ahmad Dar resident of Sorasyar Chadoora Budgam, Sheraz Ahmad Bhat son of Sana-ul-lah Bhat resident of Adso Achabal, Sabzar Ahmad son of Farooq Ahmad resident of Nowgam Shopian and SPO Mohammad Asif Nazikee son of Mohammad Iqbal Nazikee resident of Shangus were killed Friday night when militants fired upon a police party who were on way from Anantnag to Achabal at Thajiwara in the jurisdiction of Police Station Achabal.
Feroz Ahmad is survived by aged parents, wife and two minor daughters, Sabzar Ahmad, a newly married is survived by aged parents, 4 brothers and wife. Tasveer Ahmad is survived by aged parents, wife and two minor daughters, Sheraz Ahmad is survived by aged parents, wife, minor daughter and three brothers. Sharik Ahmad is survived by aged parents, wife, minor daughter, unmarried brother and sister and SPO Mohammad Asif is survived by aged parents, wife, two minor children and unmarried brother.