After suspected militants decamped with three rifles from a hotel in Dalgate area of Srinagar, National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah lashed out at CM Mehbooba Mufti and asked her to acknowledge the failings of her administration.
Omar, in a tweet said that Mehbooba, at some point needs to stop looking at New Delhi and Islamabad to bail her out.
Looted from the police at Dalgate, the heart of Srinagar’s up town & at the centre of our area of tourist accommodation. At some point the CM needs to stop looking at New Delhi & Islamabad to bail her out & start acknowledging the failings of her administration. https://t.co/27v31oJkFZ
— Omar Abdullah (@OmarAbdullah) May 18, 2018
On Thursday evening, three rifles went ‘missing’ from a Police Post in Dalgate. Quoting IGP Kashmir Range SP Pani, GNS news agency reported that three rifles have gone missing from police post outside a hotel at Buchwara, Dalgate. “We are investigating as to how these weapons went missing,” the report quoted the IGP as having said.
However, Hizbul Mujahideen released a picture of the weapons which went missing from the post.
According to reports, the outfit has released the photos on its Facebook account named ”Hamzah Hizbi”. Two J&K policemen were detained for questioning after they reported to the authority that a group of armed terrorists had attacked their guard post and took away their rifles.