Srinagar: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Zone, Vijay Kumar on Friday said that the youth, who was killed at Habba Kadal area here was not informer.
Talking to reporters, IGP Kashmir when asked how militants manage to kill policemen who was on leave, said policemen on vacations become soft targets for militants and steps are being taken to avoid such incidents.
He was referring to the killing of CID inspector at Kanipora, Nowgam recently.
Asked whether the youth killed at Habba Kdal was police informer, he said the slain was a civilian and not the informer of any security agency or police. (KNO)