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Bodies of three men killed in Shopian encounter to be exhumed, given to family

DNA Wednesday, 30 September 2020
In a major development, the DNA samples of three people killed in an alleged fake encounter with the Army in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir in July has matched with that of their families.
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Bodies of 3 Rajouri youth killed in Shopian encounter handed over to families

Shopian police exhumed and handed over the bodies of three boys to their families who were killed in an encounter in Shopian district on July 18. Police handed over the bodies on October 04, after the DNA samples matched. Police Official said, "The bodies have been exhumed and have been brought back to district Rajouri. Bodies have been handed over to the family members." One of the relative of the boys said, "We don't know what happened to them, either police or government would know. We only know that they were missing from past few days. Today we received their dead bodies, we are thankful to the government and police." Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane on this case had said, "Amshipora case investigations will be conducted with utmost fairness and will be taken to their logical conclusion. Indian Army is committed to the professional conduct of operations."

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The Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has asked to misled youngsters, who have joined path of terrorism in Kashmir to become a part of the mainstream. He said that the government will provide employment to them. "The people of Jammu and Kashmir want to grow and progress. We are making efforts to generate employment and educational opportunities for our youngsters. They should become a part of the mainstream," said Governor Manoj Sinha, while taking to media. Manoj Sinha also inaugurated several development projects in Shirmal area of Shopian District under 'Back to Village 3' program. The program has been started to mark Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary. The governor also laid foundation stone of 100-bedded girls' hostel costing Rs 306.34 lakhs.

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Happy that Army accepted the three boys killed in Shopian district were innocent: Farooq Abdullah [Video]

Happy that Army accepted the three boys killed in Shopian district were innocent: Farooq Abdullah

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President and former chief minister of JandK, Farooq Abdullah on September 19 demanded discussion of the Amshipora case, wherein three Rajouri locals were killed by the Indian Army, in the lower house. Abdullah further said that we are happy that the army has accepted that the boys who were killed in Shopian district were innocent. "We are not against any operation carried out by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, but we are against the killing of innocent lives during the operations. We will raise this topic in the Lok Sabha today," he added.

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