SOPORE: A youth from Behrampur Sopore was reportedly called to a police station and beaten up ruthlessly.
According to sources, Gayas Din Mir son of Mohd Maqbool Mir of Behrampure village of Sopore was called by Station House Officer Watergam for questioning, but beaten up when he showed up.
Sources said, he was saved by other policemen and rushed to local hospital.
Family members of the victim told Kashmir Reader that Mir is a driver for a gas company vehicle.
“He was called by in charge officer Watergam for questioning where he has been told that he is doing illegal work and then beaten ruthlessly,” family members said.
The Station House Officer termed the allegation baseless
“This is a normal issue. We will sort it out,” he said.