Aam Aadmi Party shows concern over spurt in militancy

Aam Adami Party (AAP) today expressed serious concern over rise in militancy in J&K UT. AAP Vice president
Jammu-Poonch Parliament Constituency, Rajesh Gupta while addressing to the media` strongly condemned the
brutal killing of Arshid Ahmad, Sub Inspector (SI) of Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP), at Khanyar locality in
Srinagar. The probationary police officer was shot dead this afternoon by a militant from point-blank range.
“I strongly condemn brutal killing of our brave heart Police Officer Arshad Ashraf Mir by terrorists. This is a
handiwork of enemies of humanity & peace. His supreme sacrifice won’t go in vain; He demanded stern action
against the killers of slain SI. Such incidents are bound to create more fear, besides adding miseries to people.
Aam Adami Party (AAP) leader also showed great concern on the sudden spurt in militant activities in Rajouri
and Poonch districts. He said, “It can be well gauged from the figures that on July 9, two militants were killed
and two soldiers were martyred in Sunderbani. Another militant of the same group was founded dead later. “It
was not only Rajouri and Poonch but the militant outfits are also planning to step-up their activities in Kishtwar,
Doda and Ramban districts,”
It was not only the Rajouri district which has witnessed spurt in encounters and other incidents but the
neighbouring Poonch district has also been reporting infiltration attempts on the Loc. Rajesh Gupta said, “we
have full faith in our security forces and added that Jammu & Kashmir Police was fully alive to the situation and
along with Army and CRPF was conducting specific operation to neutralize or apprehend the militants.