Jammu : Man shoots his senior over a tiff


JAMMU : Disgruntled over heated arguments with his senior, a helper employed with AFCONS Company shot at his senior with father’s 12 bore gun, here in Reasi district today. Taking cognizance of incident police have arrested the accused. 

Police said, “The injured has been identified as Shabir Ahmed Wani son of Abdul Hamid Wani of Bankote, Bhomag.”

According to police, the incident took place in the office of the AFCONS in Gran Morh Reasi. Police said helper namely as Shukar Ahmed s/o Abdul Hamid of Gran Morh in a fit of anger opened fire from his father’s gun at his supervisor.

The bullet hit the leg of the Shabir who was rushed was to the District Hospital, Reasi from where he was shifted to the Govt Medical College and Hospital (GMC&H) Jammu for specialized treatment, police said. Meanwhile, the AFCONS authorities have lodged a complaint against the helper at Reasi Police Station following which a case FIR No. 230/2017 u/s 307 RPC, 3/25 Arms Act was registered against the accused.


“The accused has been arrested and a weapon of offence has also been seized”, said SSP Reasi Tahir Bhat, while adding, the further investigations are on.