The slain BSF constable of 73rd Battalion Rameez Ahmad Parray was killed at his home in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipore district.
North Kashmir Inspector General of Police Nitish Kumar confirmed that the terrorists who first attacked Parray with knife and then fired indiscriminately at him.
He added, “Around 9 o'clock Jawan Ramzan Parray who was on holiday in his hometown was attacked by terrorists.”
Kumar added, “The terrorist first attacked him with a knife and then indiscriminately opened fire on him.”
The officer added that in the initial investigation they have learnt that Lashkar-e-Taiba's Mohammed Bhai and his aides were behind the attack.
Earlier, Jammu and Kashmir director general of police (DGP) SP Vaid had termed the jawan’s killing as ‘barbaric and inhuman.’