Indian policeman opens fire in marriage ceremony in IIOJK

Jammu, May 05 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a Special Police Officer (SPO) of Indian police opened fire on a marriage function in Jammu.

The policeman identified as Avanish Sharma, the personal security officer of Municipal Chairman Naushera, was arrested and booked for opening fire over a dispute with some youth for not wearing mask in a marriage function, officials said.

Many people who were in attendance at the marriage function had objected to it and also staged protest, demanding action against the cop who was on guard duties with Municipal Chairman, Ravinder Sharma.

“The PSO has been arrested and further investigations are underway,” said sub-divisional police officer Nowshera, Zakir Shaheen Mirza.