Days after the military accomplished the abstract of proof in an alleged pretend encounter in Shopian on July 18 that left three civilians useless, the Jammu and Kashmir police has filed a cost sheet in courtroom towards three individuals together with a military captain.
The 1,400-page cost sheet was filed within the courtroom of the chief judicial Justice of the Peace, Shopian, on Saturday within the killings of Rajouri residents Imtiyaz Ahmed, Abrar Ahmed and Mohammed Abrar
“We’ve got filed the cost sheet within the Shopian case,” mentioned Shopian superintendent of police Amritpal Singh.
The three accused have been recognized as military captain Bhoopendra Singh alias Main Basheer Khan of 62 Rashtriya Rifles, Tabish Nazir , a resident of Chowgam, and Bilal Ahmed Lone , a resident of Arabal Nikas, Pulwama. The police mentioned Bilal Ahmed Lone had turned approver within the case.
A police assertion mentioned an investigation had revealed that captain Bhoopendra Singh, Tabish Nazir and Bilal Ahmed Lone had hatched a plot to abduct the three males and stage a pretend encounter.
“They intentionally and purposefully selected to not observe SOPs particular working procedures, they planted illegally acquired weapons and materials on their useless our bodies after stripping them of their identities and tagged them as hardcore terrorists in possession of war-like shops and intentionally offering false data to colleagues/seniors,” the assertion mentioned.
The cost sheet was filed after the military on Thursday mentioned that it had accomplished its abstract of proof towards its males.
“The abstract of proof is being examined by the authorities in session with authorized advisers for continuing additional. The Indian Military is dedicated to moral conduct of operations,” military spokesman Colonal Rajesh Kalia mentioned.
The three Rajouri residents had been killed in an encounter on July 18 in Shopian. Whereas the military initially mentioned that the three had been “terrorists,”it later admitted that the powers vested beneath the Armed Forces Particular Powers Act, 1990, had been exceeded by its males, who additionally breached the dos and don’ts of the chief of military workers and authorized by the Supreme Courtroom.
Three households of Rajouri had recognized the slain males from their footage on social media and alleged that the military had killed them in a pretend encounter in Shopian the place they’d gone to work.