A Personal security officer of National Conference leader and Former Sessions Judge, Peerzada Syed Tawqeer who was shot at by unknown gunmen earlier on Sunday afternoon has succumbed to his injuries.
Hospital Officials in primary Health care hospital in Kokernag told The Kashmiriyat that they received the injured cop Reyaz Ahmed in critical conditions, after which they referred him to Islamabad’s District hospital. “He had sustained a bullet wound in his lower abdominal area,” they said.
He succumbed to his injuries on way to the District Hospital in this South Kashmir district.
Sources meanwhile told The Kashmiriyat that the incident took place when Syed Tawqeer was in Hiller area in Kokernag to attend a meeting of National Conference workers in the area.
Unknown gunmen attacked him, sources said, adding that, his weapon has also been snatched, however Officials refused to comment on this.
A Police official upon being contacted said that the Jammu Kashmir Police cop Reyaz Ahmed was a selection grade cop of the department and had been attached to the NC leader.