JAMMU: Minister for Revenue and Parliamentary Affairs, Abdul Rehman Veeri on Wednesday informed the House that a case has been registered in the militant attack on a police party in SMHS hospital and investigation has been taken up.
Minister said that FIR No: 8/28 US 302,224 RPC and 7/27 IA Act has been registered in police station Karan Nagar, Srinagar regarding the militant attack.
Giving details, the minister said a Pakistani militant managed to escape from the police custody after militants attacked a police party in SMHS hospital.
He said on 6 February 2018 at around 11:30 am, a Pakistani militant Mohammad Naveed Jatt alias Abu Hanzla alias Choti lodged in Central Jail Srinagar was brought to SMHS hospital, Srinagar along with five more detainees escorted by the police party of DPL, Srinagar.
“As soon as they reached OPD of SMHS, the police party accompanying the militant was attacked by some unknown militants by pistol due to which two police personnel namely Head Constable Mushtaq Ahmad and Constable Babar Khan got injured and later succumbed,” Veeri said.
He said the Pakistani militant Naveed along with the attacker managed to escape from the spot.