Srinagar: Special Operation Group (SOG) of police from Srinagar have arrested at least seven persons in connection with SMHS shootout that left two policemen dead and LeT commander Naveed Jaat escape, sources said on Thursday.
Sources said that some official of the Central Jail Srinagar, Srinagar has been placed under suspension.
They said that investigation was going on in the case and a breakthrough was expected soon.
Pertinently, on Tuesday, militants’ attacked an escort party of police at SMHS leading to the killing of two policemen while Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Naveed Jaat alias escaped.
Naveed was under detention from last nearly four years.