The CRPF constable had completed his duty and was returning to his quarters in West Garo Hills district on Wednesday when he shot himself
Soon after the grenade attack, police and paramilitary forces launched a search operation to nab the militants responsible for the grenade attack.
More than 30 militants, most of them locals, were killed in various operations across the Valley in the last one month.
Anantnag: The injured jawans have been rushed to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. Security forces have launched a search operation in the area to nab the attackers.
According to officials, constable Reyaz Ahmad died at SKIMS hospital in Soura. He was among the four security force personnel injured in the attack on August 14.
A Himachal Pradesh-cadre officer, Negi was promoted to the IPS last year. He has probed fake currency and IS recruitment cases during his stint at NIA. He was also instrumental in cracking the MBBS admission scam in Himachal.
One CRPF personnel was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly sexually harassing students of a government school in Chhattisgarh’s Palnar on July 31. Another CRPF personnel wanted in the case went on leave two days after the incident, and a warrant has been issued against him.
Between 2008 and 2011, the Maoists were active in West Midnapore, Purulia and Bankura. After Kishenji was eliminated in 2011, several top Maoist leaders began surrendering, and the movement has slowly been fizzling out in the state.
The DG said after witnessing these procedural issues, the government was “actively considering” to expedite the process, that will go a long way in saving lives of the CRPF men deployed in the state for conducting counter-insurgency operations.
A home ministry spokesperson said the CRPF will conduct a court of inquiry into the entire incident in which the company commander of the force was allegedly thrashed by his subordinates following death of their colleague due to illness in Anantnag district.
CRPF officers told The Indian Express that Nisao was in a company that had come from eastern India for Amarnath yatra security. It was alleged that company commander P Singh refused to let Nisao go for a medical check-up on Saturday.
Police sources said a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper died in Wanpoh area of Anantnag district.
A case has been registered in this connection, he said, adding that the jawan’s family members have been informed about the incident. The CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) has deployed its personnel in Chhattisgarh for counter-insurgency operations.
“I request both Modiji and Yogiji to end the anarchy and bring rule of law. So many railway reservations were cancelled and youngsters did not return to their homes for Eid, fearing some untoward incident in the trains. This should end,” said Azam Khan.
On Saturday, militants attacked CRPF (Central Reserved Police Force) personnel deployed on road opening duty on the Srinagar-Jammu highway, which is close to the school in Pantha chowk. The militants then took refuge inside the school premises.