A family from Kangan area of Ganderbal district in central Kashmir on Tuesday claimed that one of the militants Parvez Ahmed Tedwa @Abu Mawiya killed in Sumlar Bandipora gunfight was their kin.
“We have approached the police that one of the slain militants in Bandipora identified as Parvez Ahmed Tedwa son of Ghulam Nabi Tedwa a resident of Hayan palpora is our kin,” Mohammad Rafiq Tedwa, brother of the slain militant told Greater Kashmir.
He said that Parvez was missing since 2003 and on the photographic evidence we came to know about his killing.
SSP Ganderbal Mohammad Khalil Poswal told Greater Kashmir that that a family from Hayan Palpora approached them with the claim that one of the militants killed in Bandipora gunfight was their kin.
“We have asked them to approach Bandipora police as this case pertains to them” SSP said.
Earlier, two families from south Kashmir districts of Shopian and Kulgam approached the deputy commissioner Bandipora claiming that their kin were among the five slain militants.
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