SRINAGAR: A wreath-laying event was held on Sunday in District Police Lines Srinagar where tributes were paid to the slain ASI Babu Ram resident of district Poonch who was killed during an encounter in Panthachowk area of Srinagar district.
A police spokesperson in a statement said that civil and Police Officers led by Advisor to Lt Governor Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar and Director General of Police Dilbagh Singh laid floral wreaths on the mortal remains and paid tributes to the slain who made supreme sacrifice in the line of duty.
He said that ADGP CID R.R. Swain, ADGP Coordination SJM Gillani, , ADGP Hqdrs/L&O A.G. Mir, IG CRPF(Ops) Rajesh Kumar Yadav, IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar, IG CRPF Adm P. K. Panday, DIG CKR Sulaiman Choudhary, SSP Srinagar Dr M Haseeb Mughal other officers, colleagues of the slain paid rich tributes & laid floral wreaths on the mortal remains of the martyr.
The body of the slain was later on handed over to his next of kins for last rites, he added.
“Jammu and Kashmir Police stand by the family of the slain at this critical juncture,” said the spokesman.