SRINAGAR: The last rites of martyr Sub Inspector Sageer Ahmad Pathan alias Qazi, who was martyred yesterday at Handwara district, was held with full State Honours at his native village Taad, Karnah (Kupwara) last night.
As 42-year-old martyr’s body, wrapped in Tricolour was brought to village, a number of people reached to pay last respects to the martyr.
Major 2 Jatt Mukesh Kumar Basit, DySP Kupwara Rashid Younis, DySP DAR Handwara, Raqib Malik and SHO Tangdhar Waseem Ahmad were eminent among those who paid last respects to the martyr.
Pertinent to mention that on May 2, when inputs were received about the presence of some terrorists in village Chanjmulla, Handwara; SI Sageer Ahmad led the Police team under command of CO 21 RR Col Ashutosh Sharma, launched the operation. While evacuating civilians from the targeted house, the brave-heart officer of J&K Police along two Army officers and two Jawans attained martyrdom.