On Tuesday evening, suspected militants shot and killed an inspector of the J&K Police’s Criminal Investigation Department (CID) in the Nowgam district of Srinagar.
Official sources told GNS that militants opened fire on the CID inspector as he returned home after offering prayers in the Kanipora region of Nowgam, seriously injuring him.
He was taken to the hospital, where he was proclaimed dead upon arrival, according to the authorities.
The CID inspector’s death was confirmed by a police official, who named him as Pervaiz Ahmad Dar. He was assigned to the Parimpora police station.
He stated, “Investigations have begun.” (National Geographic Society)