An anti-terrorism crusader from a distant village within the Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir has stated that his son is amongst 4 folks killed by the police and branded a terrorist throughout a controversial encounter in Srinagar.
Abdul Latief Magray, who had shot into prominence after killing a terrorist with a stone within the Ramban district in 2005, has stated his son Amir was harmless and labored as a labourer at a store in Srinagar.
However, the police have claimed that 24-year-old Amir Magray was a “hybrid” terrorist who was killed in an encounter inside a business advanced in Srinagar late Monday night.
“I have myself killed a terrorist with a stone. I have taken terrorists’ bullets. My cousin brother was also killed by militants. We had to migrate from our home for 11 years. I have raised my children with great difficulty by keeping them at secret locations. Today, the result of this sacrifice is that an Indian who killed a terrorist with a stone, his son is being killed and branded a terrorist,” stated Abdul Latief Magray.
Mr Magray stated the police have even refused to return his son’s physique for his final rites.
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The encounter has turn into extremely controversial as two businessmen together with the proprietor of the business advanced have been additionally killed. The police have claimed that the businessmen have been “terrorist supporters”.
While the police first stated that Mohammad Altaf Bhat, a outstanding businessman, and Dr Mudasir Gul, a doctor-turned-businessman, have been fired at by terrorists, they later modified their assertion, saying they could have been killed within the crossfire.
The households allege that each have been “killed in cold blood” by safety forces. They have been demanding the our bodies be returned for the final rites however the police have refused handy them over citing regulation and order points.
The police stated all of the 4 our bodies have been buried at an undisclosed location in Handwara police district, over 100 km from Srinagar.