J&K: Rifle of CRPF man ‘stolen’ in Srinagar


A paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) man on Monday told police that his service rifle was stolen while he took a break to have lunch in Alochi Bagh area of Srinagar.

Identified as Imran of 25 battalion, he was posted at Bulbul Bagh Bund for law and order duty in view of call for strike issued by the separatist leadership.


“He told police that he had gone to have lunch and after returning to his duty place, he found his service rifle missing,” said the report.

The incident has happened around 1 pm close to the residence of a top police officer.