Police file FIR in Kupwama killing case

Police file FIR in Kupwama killing case

Srinagar: J&K police on Sunday afternoon said that, in reference to the incident occurred at Kupwara in which one civilian identified as Asif Iqbal Bhat, son of Mohammad Iqbal, resident of Thandipora was killed at Thandipora in the jurisdiction of Police Station Kralpora, an FIR was lodged and investigation has been started.

Police and civil administration will provide all help to the bereaved family, police said in a statement.

As has been reported that during the intervening night of 16/17-12-2017 one person namely Asif Iqbal, son of Mohammad Iqbal, resident of Thandipora got seriously injured after being hit by a bullet at Thandipora Kralpora.

He was shifted to Sub-District Hospital Kralpora for treatment from where he was referred to Srinagar Hospital for further treatment where he succumbed to his injuries.

After completion of medico-legal formalities, the body of the deceased has been handed over to his legal heirs for last rites.