Srinagar, June 22, KDC: An inspector of Counter Intelligence Kashmir (CIK), J&K Police, was shot dead by suspected militants in Nowgam area of Kashmir capital Srinagar on Tuesday evening.
An official told news agency Kashmir Dot Com (KDC) that the militants fired at and critically injured the CIK inspector when he was returning after offering prayers at Kanipora area of Nowgam.
He said that inspector was immediately shifted to hospital where he was declared brought dead on arrival.
A police officer confirmed the killing of the CIK inspector and identified him as Pervaiz Ahmad Dar. He was posted at police station Parimpora. Police teams have rushed to spot and have launched a massive CASO in the area, he said. (KDC)