Police Arrests Two Youth in Baramulla- Pistol Recovered

July 16

Shabir Khan

The Jammu Kashmir Police has claimed to have arrested two persons for their alleged involvement in the last month’s killing of a Shopkeeper in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Detailing about the arrest, A police officer said that the two youth identified as Aquib Bashir and Auqib Shalla of Chesti Colony Baramulla were arrested recently and one pistol was recovered by a team of 46RR, SOG and CRPF on their disclosure from an orchard in their native village.

The Police said that the duo was involved in the killing of the civilian Sameer Ahmad Ahanger (25) on June 30, he said.

Sameer, a shopkeeper by profession was shot at on June 30 at old Town and he later he succumbed to his injuries on next day, July 1.