No militant angle emerged in DG prisons murder: ADGP Jammu

No militant angle emerged in DG prisons murder: ADGP Jammu

Srinagar: ADGP Jammu Mukesh Singh on Wednesday said that no militant angle has emerged during investigation of murder case of HK Lohia (IPS), Director General Of Prisons J&K.

Meanwhile Lohia was cremated with full state honours in Jammu, two days after he was murdered allegedly by a domestic help, in a sombre ceremony attended by family members, senior officials and colleagues.

As per ADGP Jammu Mukesh Singh, “no militant angle has emerged during investigation of the case of murder of HK Lohia. Interrogation of the accused is in progress.”

The top cop of Jammu region said disclosures of accused are being corroborated with field investigation. Lohia, a 1992-batch IPS officer, was found dead with his throat slit at his friend’s house on the outskirts of Jammu late Monday night. His domestic helper was found absconding after the incident and arrested later on. (GNS)

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