Jammu, June 21: Police today shot dead one druggist, Tarsem Lal in Domana area of Jammu, when he tried to escaped from police custody. Police sources said that a team of special operation group (SOG) was taking three druggists in a police jeep in Domana area of Jammu to identify some more drug suppliers. When police jeep reached Domana, one druggist, Tarsem Lal managed to escape and police shot him dead.
The dead body of Tarsem Lal s/o Shamsher Bhagat R/o Chinor age abt 26/27 years later arrived at GMC Jammu and is kept in mortuary. The family memebers allege that the deceased was fired at by SOG Jammu outside at Domana police station as the SOG, Jammu had arrested the deceased along with two other others from Akhnoor area yesterday and while shifting them to police station Akhnoor, the deceased try to flee resulting in a gun fire from SOG Jammu.