Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh has expressed grief over the sad demise of DySP Bodh Raj who breathed his last on Friday morning at AIIMS, New Delhi.
A police spokesman in a statement said that DGP in his message termed the sad demise of Bodh Raj as a great loss to the J&K Police. He expressed his deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.
“As has been reported earlier Bodh Raj Dy.SP along with SgCt. Rattan Lal, Ct. Jahangir Ahmad, Ct. Rakesh Kumar and Const. Sanjeev Kumar were injured in a road accident when the vehicle they were travelling in skidded off in Keran area of north Kashmir on November 16. The officer was on Panchayat election duties,” said police spokesman.
The spokesman said that after the initial treatment at Army hospital Srinagar, the seriously injured officer alongwith his family was airlifted to AIIMS Delhi through an air ambulance arranged by the department.
“Bodh Raj after seven days treatment at AIIMS, New Delhi left for heavenly abode today morning,” he added.
“The cremation of the departed officer will be held at his native place in Baderwah,” said police spokesman in a statement.