Srinagar: Former Director General of Police (DGP)Dr S P Vaid on Tuesday said the militant brother of an Indian Police Service (IPS) officer met a sad end today when he alongwith two other ultras were killed in an encounter by security forces in Shopian in south Kashmir.
One of three slain militants has been identified as Shamsul Haq, who is the brother Inamul Haq, a 2012 IPS batch officer, currently posted in the North East.
Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter Mr Vaid said “Shamsul Haq, brother of IPS officer who had joined militant ranks was among the 3 terrorists killed today in Shopian. I remember the efforts that were made by his brother /other family members and J&K Police to bring him back to mainstream but he met a sad end today”.
Shamsul, who was pursing his BUMS in a government college in the city outskirts joined Hizbul Mujideen (HM) in July last year.