Wreath-laying ceremony of SHO Arshid Khan held

Wreath-laying ceremony of SHO Arshid Khan held

Srinagar, Jun 18: The wreath-laying ceremony of the Arshad Khan, Station House Officer (SHO), Sadder Police Station, Anantnag who sustained critical injuries in Anantnag militant attack and later succumbed to injuries, held in Srinagar on Monday.
The event held at District Police Line (DPL) Batamloo Srinagar. Besides Jammu and Kashmir’s Police chief Dilbagh Singh, Advisor to Governor K Vijay Kumar, Advisor Sharma, Homes Secretary Shaleen Kabra, Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmed Khan, ADGP Muneer Khan, and SSP Srinagar DR Haseeb were present on the occasion.
On June 12 2019, around 4:50 pm, five paramilitary troopers and a militant were killed and four other government forces personnel including Khan sustained injuries after militants attacked a joint party of CRPF and police at bus stand Anantnag.
Khan was immediately evacuated to a nearby hospital and then Srinagar. After being treated at Srinagar’s SKIMS hospital for a few days, he was flown to New Delhi’s AIIMS hospital where he succumbed to injuries.
The attack was later condemned by the top politicians of Jammu and Kashmir including J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik.
According to police, Khan was inducted into police services in the year 2002 and was presently posted as SHO Anantnag. Khan is survived by father and mother, wife Neelofar, 5-year-old son Abuhan Khan, Danim 2, and a brother.
JK Police, other forces made enormous sacrifices for peace, tranquility: Kumar
Reacting to the killing of a Station House Officer (SHO) Saddar Police Station Anantnag, Arshid Khan, Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar Monday said that over 1000 policemen including SPOs of Jammu and Kashmir Police have laid their lives for the peace and tranquility in the State.
Talking to the reporters on the sidelines of wreath laying ceremony of slain police officer, Kumar said Jammu and Kashmir Police and other security forces have made enormous sacrifices, adding that “this attrition will steel our resolve.”
“More than 1600 Special Police Officers (SPO) and policemen of JK Police alone have laid down their lives on the side of peace and tranquility and for the peace and tranquilly,” Advisor Kumar said, adding that “we will be at it with all our resolve.”
Earlier, the wreath laying ceremony of slain SHO Anantnag Arshid Khan was held at District Police Line (DPL) Srinagar. Khan was injured in Anantnag attack while as five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) men were killed. A civilian was also injured in the attack on June 12.
The attack was carried out by militants near a private institute in KP road in Anantnag district.
Reacting to the killing of a Station House Officer (SHO) Saddar Police Station Anantnag, Arshid Khan, Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar Monday said that over 1000 policemen including SPOs of Jammu and Kashmir Police have laid their lives for the peace and tranquility in the State.
Talking to the reporters on the sidelines of wreath laying ceremony of slain police officer, Kumar said Jammu and Kashmir Police and other security forces have made enormous sacrifices, adding that “this attrition will steel our resolve.”
“More than 1600 Special Police Officers (SPO) and policemen of JK Police alone have laid down their lives on the side of peace and tranquility and for the peace and tranquilly,” Advisor Kumar said, adding that “we will be at it with all our resolve.”
Earlier, the wreath laying ceremony of slain SHO Anantnag Arshid Khan was held at District Police Line (DPL) Srinagar. Khan was injured in Anantnag attack while as five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) men were killed. A civilian was also injured in the attack on June 12.
The attack was carried out by militants near a private institute in KP road in Anantnag district. (KNS)