Wreath laying ceremony of slain cop held in DPL Sopore

A wreath laying ceremony for the slain cop Javeed Ahmad Lone son of Abdul Karim Lone resident of Warpora, Sopore who was killed by suspected militants on Thursday evening was held at  Sopore early morning today.

In a statement issued here police spokesman said that senior police officers led by DIG NKR laid floral wreaths on the mortal remains and paid rich tributes to Javeed.

“Javeed is survived by ailing mother, wife, 5-year-old daughter and 2-year-old son,” the spokesman said.

As per the statement militants  had last night barged inside the residential house of Javeed and fired upon him,  “In this incident, he received critical bullet injuries and was evacuated to nearby hospital for medical attention; however, he succumbed to his injuries,” the statement read.

Adding that police has registered a case in this regard and the investigation has been initiated in the instant manner.

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