SRINAGAR — Inspector-General of Police (IGP) for Kashmir Zone, Vijay Kumar, on Monday visited Sopore and inspected the site where a Municipal Councilor and a policeman were killed and another councillor was injured on Monday afternoon in an attack by suspected militants on a councilors’ meet.
Officials said that the top police officer held meeting with Army’s sector commander, DIG CRPF and SSP Sopore.
“Local LeT militant Mudasir Pandit and one (foreign militant) are involved in attack,” the IGP told GNS.
However, he said, investigation is going on. “Cordon-and-searches-operations were launched at two locations immediately,” he said.
Moreover, the IGP said that he has directed SSP Sopore to suspend 4 PSOs of Protected Persons (PPs) who were present there and did not retaliate appropriately. (GNS)