02-Mar-2024  Srinagar booked.net


Cop Injured In Eidgah Attack Succumbs



Srinagar/New Delhi: An inspector of the Jammu and Kashmir Police, who was critically injured in a militant attack in October, succumbed at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Thursday, officials said.

Inspector Masroor Wani was on a ventilator since the day of his admission.

He was shifted from Srinagar’s Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences to AIIMS-Delhi on Wednesday, the officials said.

The police officer was playing cricket with local boys at Eidgah grounds in downtown Srinagar when he was shot at by suspected militants on October 29.