Cop goes missing along with service rifle
‘Attempts on to trace him’: DIG North Kashmir
Sopore: Militant turned cop has gone missing along with his service rifle in North Kashmir’s Sopore town in Barmaulla district.
Sources told CNS that police has launched a hunt to nab the SPO Muhammad Shafi Dar son of Muhammad Maqbool Dar resident of Nowpora Sopore who has gone missing from SOG camp Sopore along with his service rifle.
Quoting his family members, police said that Dar after reaching his house along with the service rifle informed his wife that he has again decided to join militant group.
“Dar was presently posted in SOG camp Sopore. He was an active Hizb militant and after his surrender before government forces in 2011, he was engaged as SPO and since then he was working for the department,” a police official told CNS on condition of anonymity.
DIG, North Kashmir confirmed the development and told CNS that investigation is going on and hunt has been launched to trace the ‘fugitive’ cop. (CNS)