SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday filed chargesheet against two persons, accused to be associates of Lashkar-e-Taiba, in connection with a grenade throwing case in Rajouri district.
A police spokesman in a statement said that district Police Rajouri filed a charge sheet in case FIR No. 542/2021 U/S 307/120-B/121/122 IPC, 3/4 Explosive Act, 13-ULA (P) of P/S Rajouri before the court of 3rd Additional Sessions Judge Jammu against 02 accused namely Altaf Hussain Shah S/O Qadir Shah, R/o Draj, Tehsil-Koteranka District Rajouri and absconding accused namely Mohd Qasim @ Suleiman S/o Mohd Shafi Gujjar R/O Angrala Tehsil Mahore District Reasi A/P PAK/Pakistan.
“The accused person threw a grenade in the house of one Romesh Singh S/o Lal Chand R/o Khandli Chowk and due to explosion one child aged 03 years namely Veer Singh S/o Jasbir Singh R/o Khandli Chowk died and several others viz Romesh Singh S/o Lal Chand, Jasbir Singh S/o Romesh, Siya Devi W/o Romesh Singh, Arjun Singh S/o Kulbhir Singh, Balbir Singh S/o Romesh Singh and Karan Singh S/o Balbir Singh R/o Khandli Chowk sustained serious injuries,” said police spokesman in a statement.
“The accused were associated with militant outfit LeT. The investigation exposed the network in J&K and Pakistan,” he said.
The charge sheet was filed by DySP Hqrs Rajouri Chanchal Singh under the supervision of SSP Rajouri Mohammad Aslam, JKPS, said police spokesman in a statement.