A wreath laying ceremony of slain constable who was killed during an encounter at Srinagar’s Batamaloo area was held at district police line Srinagar today.
The constable identified as Parvaiz Ahmad son of Mohammad Abbas, resident of village Dandote Tehsil Budhal District Rajouri was injured after after militants hiding in a house in Batamaloo area opened fire on the government forces. However, the slain succumbed to his injuries in a hospital.
A police spokesman said that senior civil and police officers paid rich tributes to the slain constable and laid floral wreaths on the mortal remains of the constable.
“Those who attended the ceremony included ADGP Armed J&K, director vigilance J&K, ADGP CID J&K, ADGP Security/L&O/HG, IG CRPF Ops, Joint Director IB J&K, IG BSF Frt Hqr, DC Kashmir, IGP Armed Kashmir, IGP Kashmir, Addl Commissioner, IG CRPF Srinagar, BGS OPS 15 Corps, DIG CKR Srinagar, DIG SSB Kashmir/ITBP Srinagar, DC Srinagar, SSP Srinagar, SP PC Srinagar, Commandant IRP 6th Bn, SSP APCR Srinagar and other officers and Jawans,” he said.