Police pays tribute to Constable killed in militant attack in Anantnag

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday paid rich tribute to a Constable, who was killed in a militant attack in south Kashmir district of Anantnag.

A police spokesperson said that all ranks of police personnel, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and civil administration officers, paid floral tribute to Selection Grade Constable Farooq Ahmad at a wreath-laying ceremony at District Police Line (DPL) Anantnag on Friday.

“Senior police officers, including Inspector General, Kashmir range, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) South Kashmir range, SSP Anantnag and other police officers laid floral wreaths on the mortal remains and paid rich tributes to the martyr for the supreme sacrifice made in the line of duty,” he said

Ahmad, a Personal Security Officer (PSO) of senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Sajad Mufti was on Friday shot dead outside a mosque by unidentified gunmen in Anantnag. (AGENCIES)