Srinagar, June 22(Scoop News)- A wreath laying ceremony for the two martyrs was held at DPL, Srinagar. The wreath laying ceremony was attended by Advisor to chief minister, Qamar Ali Akhoon,deputed by Chief minister Omar Abdullah, Minister of State for Animal Husbandry Nazir Ahmad Khan Gurezi, D G Police ,Ashok Prasad,ADGs,IGs,DIGs,SPs of different wings of Police,Civil , security forces officers and jurisdictional police officers of Srinagar police.
It may be mentioned that two policemen were martyred and a girl got injured when militants opened fire in Hari Singh High Street, in the jurisdiction of Police station Shaheed-Ganj, Srinagar this afternoon.
Two police personnel HC Mohammad Maqbool Mir, number 971/S son of Ghulam Ahmad Mir resident of Gondipora, Pulwama, Sgct Nazir Ahmad Hajam number 1405/S son of Ali Mohammad resident of Shurath, Kulgam and a girl Ishrat daughter of Ali Mohammad Magrey resident of Ganderbal were injured. All the injured were shifted to hospital where both the police men were declared dead. The injured girl is being treated at the hospital.
Martyr , Mohammad Maqbool, Head constable, is survived by aged parents, wife, three daughters and a son while martyr Nazir Ahmad, Sgct, is survived by aged mother, wife, a ten years old son and a seven years old daughter.