Police files charge sheet in Battamaloo shoot out case against ten including journalist Asif Sultan | KNO

Police files charge sheet in Battamaloo shoot out case against ten including journalist Asif Sultan | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar, February 07 (KNO) : Police on Thursday said that it has filed chargesheet against ten people including journalist Asif Sultan in Battamaloo shootout case for harbouring militants and giving support to the proscribed organisation. According to police spokesman, as told to KNO, that charge sheet in respect of case FIR No 173/2018 of P/S Batamaloo has been sumbitted which pertains to the incident dated 12-08-2018 wherein militants hiding in a residence at Diyarwani, Batamalo, Srinagar fled away from spot after indiscriminately firing at Police party wherein one police personnel SgCt. Parvaiz Ahmad was killed.   He said that after conclusion of investigation the Chargesheet has been filed before the competent Court by Srinagar Police U/S 120-B read with 34, 302,307,326, RPC, 7/27 IA Act , 16,18,19,20,38 & 39 of ULA(P) Act and substantive offences thereof subsequent to obtaining necessary Government sanction for prosecution under ULA(P)Act. "The Chargesheet has been filed against Ten accused including Mohammed Shafeeq Bhat R/o Diyarwani, Batamaloo; Waseem Khan R/o Diyarwani, Batamaloo; Bilal Ahmad Bhat R/o Kund Qazigund; Mst.Shazia Yaqoob alias Pari R/o Kamad Anantnag and Asif Sultan R/o Firdousabad, Batamaloo for their role in hatching criminal Conspiracy for Terrorist act, Harbouring terrorist and giving Support to the proscribed Terrorist Organisation besides Substantive Offences of law," he said.(KNO)