NIA files charge sheet against six accused in Sarpanch’s murder case
Srinagar: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed charge sheet again six accused in the case related to targeted killing of Sarpanch of village, Adoora, Kulgam.
A spokesperson of the Agency, in a statement issued today, said that NIA filed the charge sheet in NIA Special Court, Jammu on Friday, September 09, in the case of the targeted killing of Sarpanch Shabir Ahmad Mir of village Adoora, Kulgam by the terrorists of Hizbul Mujahideen (HM).
“The case was initially registered as FIR no. 32/2022 dated 11.03.2022 at PS Kulgam, J&K and re-registered by NIA as RC 01/2022/NIA/JMU on 08.04.2022,” said the spokesperson.
Giving details about the case, the spokesperson said that investigations have revealed that the handlers of proscribed terrorist organization Hizbul Mujahideen(HM) operating from Pakistan, hatched a criminal conspiracy in collusion with terrorist associates/OGWs and terrorists of HM active in Kashmir Valley, to carry out the target killing of Sarpanch Shabir Ahmad Mir of village Adoora, Kulgam.
“Apart from this incident, carrying out targeted killings in Kashmir Valley was part of larger conspiracy by terrorists of HM and other proscribed terrorist outfits to disturb peace and disrupt the democratic process established by the Panchayti Raj System in Kashmir Valley and also to create terror among the politically elected representatives,” said the spokesperson.
Those against whom the charge sheet has been filed include Danish Ayaz Dar S/o Ayaz Ahmad Dar R/o Mohammadpora, District Kulgam; Faisal Hameed Wagay S/o Abdul Hameed Wagay R/o Village Adoora, Kulgam, A/P Mahammadpora, Kulgam; Nisar Rashid Bhat alias Nasir S/o Rashid Ahmad Bhat R/o Village Tengpora, District Shopian; Zubair Ahmad Sofi (now killed) S/o Ghulam Hassan Sofi R/o Tazipora, Mahammadpora, Kulgam; Mushtaq Ahmad Itoo (absconding) S/o Ghulam Hassan Itoo R/o Mahmmadpora, District Kulgam and; Farooq Ahmad Bhat alias Farooq Nalli (absconding) S/o Abdul Gani Bhat R/o Chak Dassan, Yaripora, District Kulgam.
The spokesperson said that further investigations in the case are in progress.