Custodial death of Awantipora youth: Police version

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir police on Wednesday released a statement regarding the custodial death of youth belonging to south Kashmir’s Awantipora area.

A police spokesman said in pursuance of a ‘terror’ case investigation, one suspect Rizwan Pandit r/o Awantipore was in police custody .

‘The said person died in police custody. In this matter while following the procedure laid down in section 176 of crpc a magisterial enquiry is underway.’ He said.

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