Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir police Tuesday stated that the accused home servant concerned within the homicide of DG Prisons H Ok Lohia has been arrested and his interrogation has been began.
“In a significant manhunt launched by the J&Ok police all through the night time, the accused concerned within the homicide case of (DG Prisons) H Ok Lohia has been apprehended. Interrogation of the accused has been began,” ADGP Jammu, Mukesh Singh, tweeted as per information company—Kashmir Information Observer (KNO).
Earlier, J&Ok Director Basic of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh said that for a time being police guidelines out the militancy angle into the homicide of DG Prisons H Ok Lohia whereas investigations will cowl all angles.
“The accused has been aggressive in nature. DG Prisons had a foot harm and the home assist whereas making an attempt to therapeutic massage the foot attacked him with sharp edged weapon and later tried to set his physique ablaze,” J&Ok DGP advised reporters after visiting slain DG Jail’s residence in Jammu, as per KNO. He stated that the accused locked the primary door whereas relations tried exhausting to avoid wasting DG Prisons. “Evidently DG Prisons succumbed to accidents induced to him,” he stated.
The DGP stated that images of the assassin have been circulated within the media and a hunt has been launched him to trace him down. Chief Secretary of J&Ok A Ok Mehta additionally visited residence of DG Prisons.
Earlier, Jammu and Kashmir police had stated that the home assist was concerned within the homicide of Director Basic Prisons H Ok Lohia and the accused on the run. Police additionally stated that up to now there is no such thing as a obvious terror act whereas a radical probe to cowl all angles was on.
An announcement issued by the ADGP Jammu Mukesh Singh to KNO stated that within the preliminary investigation into the incident of loss of life of DG Prisons, HK Lohia, it has come to fore that one home helper Yasir Ahmead resident of Ramban is the primary accused.
“Some CCTV footages collected from the incident web site additionally reveals the suspected accused working away after fee of this crime,” the assertion stated, including that Yasir was working in the home for almost six months.
“Preliminary investigation reveals that he was fairly aggressive in his behaviour and was additionally underneath melancholy as per sources,” the assertion stated. “To date no terror act is obvious as per Preliminary investigation however thorough probe is on to rule out any chance. The weapon of offence has been seized moreover some documentary proof reflecting his psychological state.”
Police have additionally launched the pictures of the accused stating that anybody who will get any info of him or he’s seen anyplace, the data have to be shared with the police. On Monday late night time, DG Prisons was discovered lifeless underneath mysterious circumstances at his Jammu residence. The home assist was discovered absconding. Born in 1965, Lohia was a 1992-IPS Officer. He was appointed as DG Prisons in August 2022. Pertinently, the homicide of DG Prisons has taken place at a time when Union Residence Minister Amit Shah is in Jammu. Shah arrived in Jammu on Monday late afternoon and is scheduled to handle a mega rally at Rajouri and in Baramulla district of Kashmir.
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