Curfew imposed after mob lynches DSP Ayoub at Jamia Masjid
Authorities have imposed curfew in Nowhatta and adjacent areas after an irate mob lynched Deputy superintendent of Jammu and Kashmir police during night outside Jamia Masjid srinagar after he allegedly opened fire on youth in which three boys received injuries.
According to reports hundreds of youth at Jamia masjid were pelting stones and some of them noticed two persons vediograhing them.some youth confronted them and one of them fled while the youth caught hold of one person.reports said that the person finally opened fire by his pistol injuring some youth.soon dozens of youth caught hold of him and they stripped him before he was lynched near the Jamia Masjid.
Police has identified him as Mohd Ayoub Pandith deputy Superintendent of police.immediately the authorities have imposed curfew as tension has spread in the area. more details are awaited.