J&K SHRC issues notice to DC, SSP Ganderbal in ‘assault case’
SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal and Senior Superintendent of Police Ganderbal asking them to file compliance report in the case of assault on Shabir Ahmed Raina and his cousin Rouf Ahmed Raina who was allegedly summoned to nearby camp in Waraphowa, Ganderbal on November 6, 2018.
The notice has been issued in response to a petition filed by rights activist Muhammad Ahsan Untoo in case SHRC/338/GLB/2018 dated November 12/2018.
“Shabir Ahmed Raina and his cousin Rouf Ahmed Raina were bundled in forces vehicle and beaten to pulp event to an extent they were asked to drink kerosene oil and cold water while as forces sat on their thighs making them cry louder,” the petition said.
It added that while Shabir was released and continues to be in a critical condition his cousin Rouf is still under custody for no fault. “So far charges against Rouf hasen’t been made clear.”