Hizbul Mujahideen militants on Friday launched two policemen, one SPO and eleven family members of Jammu & Kashmir police personnel taken in a rash of abductions since Wednesday that had been trigger off by the arrests of four family members of militants, together with the daddy of Hizb commander Riyaz Naiko. The unofficial prisoner swap is a uncommon
quid pro quo in Kashmir’s violent previous.
The Hizb let the 14 captives trot after the J&K police had launched the militants’ arrested kin. Sources later said police had arrested other family members of militants as properly and that they, too, had been launched.
The militants also disseminated on social media separate videos of all 14 persons in which they’re considered spirited to train DGP S P Vaid no longer to annoy the households of militants. “Otherwise present safety to us,” Irfan Gulzar, a sub-Inspector, is heard announcing in a video.
Broken-down J&K CM and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti condemned the abductions. “Militants and forces victimising every other’s households is extremely condemnable and marks a brand original low in our relate. Families shouldn’t become casualties and made to endure for something they’ve small protect watch over over,” she tweeted.
Militants and forces victimising every other’s households is extremely condemnable and marks a brand original low in our relate… https://t.co/NXpijfOVhz
— Mehbooba Mufti (@MehboobaMufti) 1535695334000
Earlier within the day, NC vice-president
Omar Abdullah had termed the difficulty as “traumatic”. “eleven abductions! Here’s a surely traumatic reflection of the difficulty within the valley. What’s worse is the selective outrage — people/leaders who’re so vocal about alleged safety power excesses are soundless about these abductions,” he tweeted.
eleven abductions! Here’s a surely traumatic reflection of the difficulty within the valley. What’s worse is the selective out… https://t.co/ukkPiVICdM
— Omar Abdullah (@OmarAbdullah) 1535691827000
Cops arrested no longer no longer as much as Four family members of militants
The very top assertion from the police used to be a Twitter assertion confirming “some abductions” had taken build. “Some incidents of abduction hold come to the awareness of Police in #South Kashmir,” the Jammu & Kashmir police said in a tweet.
“We are ascertaining particulars and stipulations. Within the kill it will seemingly be positioned within the general public arena,” the tweet added.
The police had arrested no longer no longer as much as four family members of militants, together with Assadullah Naiko, father of Hizb commander Riyaz Naiko, who had been taken into custody on Wednesday night from his home at Beighpora in Awantipora, in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Riyaz Naikoo, alias Mohammad bin Qasim, is Hizb chief of operations. Ghulam Hassan and his two brothers, Zubair and Nadeem Ahmad,