NC MP raises Shopian fake encounter in LS

KT NEWS SERVICE. Dated: 9/16/2020 2:16:49 PM

SRINAGAR, Sep 14: Member of Parliament from Anantnag Hasnain Masoodi has given notice to raise the issue of alleged Shopian fake encounter in Lok Sabha and convey deep concern over sluggish pace of investigation into the matter during the zero hour, according to a senior National Conference leader.
Masoodi said, “With DNA samples taken more than a month back, there is no reason to delay the investigations.”
Earlier while speaking to media persons, Masoodi had said, “We (NC MPs) will raise the issue why there is delay in investigation in Shopian encounter. We want impartial investigation should be completed at the earliest to unveil the facts.
“Today our main focus will be Shopian encounter,” Masoodi had said.
Earlier on Monday, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha had assured that “no injustice will be done” in alleged fake encounter happened in Amshipora of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on July 18 this year and said separate investigations are underway to bring the fact to fore.
Sinha assured the victim’s families that the probe is going on and families will get justice. “Separate investigations are going on in the Army and administration regarding the case. I assure you that no injustice will be done”, LG Sinha said.
In a letter addressed to the Lieutenant Governor J&K, the families of three Rajouri boys killed in an alleged fake encounter in Shopian on July 18 had sought LG’s personal intervention and demanded an impartial and fair probe into the killings and results of the DNA report to establish the truth. Family also sought permission for exhumation of the bodies so that their decent burial can be arranged.



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