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In Pics: J&K police officer shot dead by militants in Srinagar

07:59 PM Sep 12, 2021 |

The Jammu and Kashmir Police Officer was killed in a suspected militant attack in Srinagar’s downtown area, officials said on Sunday.

The deceased police officer has been identified as Arshid Ahmad, who was a sub inspector with J&K Police.

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The CCTV footage of the incident shows a militant shooting the policeman from behind and running away from the scene. The policeman is later shown being carried away by some people.

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A relative wail as he pays tribute to a slain colleague during wreath laying ceremony at District Police Line in Srinagar on Sunday.
Paramilitary forces stand guard near the site of a militants attack at downtown area of Srinagar, Sunday Sep 12, 2021.
Paramilitary forces patrol near the site of a militants attack at Downtown area of Srinagar, Sunday, Photo Sajad Hameed
Police officers carry the coffin of their colleague Arshad Mir during a wreath laying ceremony in Srinagar, Sunday,

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