KULGAM: Involvement of terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba and a few native militants has come out within the killing of three BJP employees in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam, Inspector Common of Police (IG) Vijay Kumar mentioned on Friday.
Kumar, who visited the crime scene and different locations as a part of the investigation of the homicide case at present, mentioned that the assault seems to have been sponsored by Pakistan.
“After the inspection of the spot and analysis of technical proof, it seems that militants got here within the car of an area named Altaf. They drove subsequent to the car, during which three had been sitting, opened indiscriminate hearth,” Kumar instructed reporters right here.
He mentioned that the militants then drove off from the crime scene. “The car was at present seized. A forensic science laboratory (FSL) group has been despatched to examine the car,” the officer mentioned.
“The names of Lashkar-e-Taiba members and native militants like Nissar Ahmad Khanday, Abass Sheikh of Khudwani have come ahead within the case,” Kumar mentioned.
He mentioned that to be able to forestall such incidents private safety officers (PSO) have been assigned to round 157 BJP employees, and added that extra safety could also be offered to these with increased menace notion after the due process.
Three BJP employees, who had been killed within the incident in YK Pora right here, have been recognized as Fida Hussain Yatoo, Umer Rashid Beigh and Umer Ramzan Hajam. They had been rushed to a close-by hospital for therapy after the incident, the place they had been declared as introduced lifeless. (ANI)