Shopian army firing: SC to hear plea to quash FIR against Major Aditya

Shopian army firing: SC to hear plea to quash FIR against Major Aditya
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New Delhi: The Supreme Court will tomorrow hear the plea filed by Major Aditya Kumar’s father, seeking quashing of the FIR registered against his son in connection with killing of three civilians in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
On January 27, three civilians were killed after Army personnel fired at a protesters protesters in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Following the incident, the state police filed an FIR under sections 302 (murder) and 307 (attempt to murder) of Indian Penal Code (IPC) against the Major and his Army unit of 10 Garhwal Rifles. (ANI)