POLICE MEDIA CENTRE PHQ, SRINAGAR

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Press release

Srinagar, May 19: A dead body was found at Gudoora in the jurisdiction of Police Station  Pulwama this morning.  The body was later on  identified as  that of Mohammad Yousuf Lone son of Sana-ul-lah Lone resident of  Gudoora, Pulwama.

During the initial investigation  it was revealed  that the deceased was fired upon by  militants during the  intervening night of 18-19 May 2017.

A case FIR number 174/2017 under section 302 RPC and 7/27 Arms Act has been registered in PS Pulwama.

Further investigation is going on.

Note, S-05/17/392

Press release

Srinagar, May 19: Today morning some miscreants tried to enforce the shutdown in Lalchowk of Anantnag town by pelting stones.

Police reached the spot and chased the miscreants away with the help of the traders.

Normalcy was restored and the market opened up.

Note, S-05/17/393

Lady dies, 07 injured in road accidents

Srinagar, May 19: A lady died and seven others were injured in separate road accidents across the valley.

In Kulgam, an unknown motorcycle hit and injured a lady Shamali resident of Sarmarg at village Sarmarg in the jurisdiction of Police Station D.H Pora. The injured was shifted to Bone and joints Hospital, Srinagar for treatment where she succumbed to her injuries. After completion of medico legal formalities, the body of the deceased was handed over to her legal heirs for last rites.

In another accident, a Motorcycle driven by Aijaz Ahmad Lone resident of Devsar collided with a School van bearing registration number JK18A-5114 of Noorani Public School Zangalpora at Devsar near Petrol Pump, resulting in injuries to the motorcyclist. The injured was shifted to District Hospital Kulgam for treatment.

Kulgam police has registered cases regarding both the accidents.

In Budgam, a Passenger vehicle bearing registration number JK04A-7905 collided with a Tipper bearing registration number JK04A-6989 at Budgam near Choon Crossing, resulting in injuries to two lady passengers. Both the injured were shifted to hospital for treatment. Budgam police has registered a case in this regard.

In Sopore, a Scorpio vehicle bearing registration number JK05C/7914 driven by Mohammad Ramzan Shah resident of Tulibal Sopore collided with s scooty bearing registration number JK05E/8394 at Sangri Watlab, resulting in injuries to scooty rider namely Muzaffar Ahmad Kabari resident of Kramshura Sopore and pillion mate namely Ishaq Ahmad Khan resident of Munshi Mah. Both the injured were shifted Sub District Hospital Sopore for  treatment where from scooty rider was shifted to Bone and Joints Hospital Srinagar for further treatment. Sopore police has registered a case in this regard.

In Bandipora, a Sumo bearing registration number JK05D-8019  turned turtle at Gurez road near  Peer Baba in the jurisdiction of Police Station  Pethkote, resulting in injuries to a lady namely Rukhsana resident of Bagtoor Gurez. The injured was shifted to Sub District Hospital Bandipora for treatment. Bandipora police has registered a case in this regard.

In Kupwara, a Swift vehicle bearing registration number DL2C-AK/6629 driven by Zahid-ul-Hassan Malik resident of Hayan Kupwara hit and injured a child namely Sheikh Suhaib resident of  Bumhama at National Highway in the jurisdiction of Police Post  Drugmulla. The injured was shifted to District Hospital Kupwara, where from he was shifted to Bone and Joints Hospital Srinagar for further treatment. Kupwara police has registered a case in this regard.

Note, S-05/17/394

Youth commits, lady attempts suicide

Srinagar, May 19: A youth commits suicide in Anantnag while a lady attempted suicide by consuming some poisonous substance at her home in Sopore.

A 17 year old youth (name withheld)  resident of Anantnag hanged himself at his home. He was shifted to Hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. After completion of legal formalities, the body of the deceased was handed over to his legal heirs for last rites.

Meanwhile, in Sopore, a lady (name withheld) consumed some poisonous substance at her home. She was shifted to Sub District Hospital Sopore for treatment where from she was shifted to SMHS Hospital for further treatment.

Police has registered cases regarding both the incidents.

Note, S-05/17/395