Case registered against Army in SDM thrashing case

Excelsior Correspondent

Srinagar, Apr 17: Police today registered case against Army for allegedly thrashing Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) and other government officials in Qazigund area of South Kashmir yesterday.
A case (under FIR number 61 /2019 under Section 323, 341 RPC) has been registered in Police Station Qazigund in connection with the incident which took place at Dalwach Crossing on Srinagar-Jammu Highway on Tuesday afternoon.
The filing of FIR follows an application by the SDM Dooru who provided all the facts regarding the incident. In his application, the SDM Dooru has stated that he was “dragged by the collar, kicked and abused” by Army personnel as he tried to save his driver from their assault on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway.