NIA grills PDP leader Yasir Reshi in connection with Davinder Singh case

at 1:59 pm
NIA

NEYAZ ELAHI

Srinagar (NVI): PDP leader Yasir Reshi was questioned by National Investigation Agency (NIA) today in connection with tainted police officer Davinder Singh, who was arrested earlier this year while ferrying two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists in a vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway.

According to sources, Yasir Reshi was summoned at NIA office in Srinagar where he was thoroughly questioned. Reshi appeared before the questioning team of NIA at Raj Bagh.

Pertinently, NIA had also questioned PDP youth leader Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra at New Delhi in connection with the same case.

J&K Police officer, Davinder Singh was arrested while ferrying two Hizbul Mujahideen militants- Naveed Babu and Altaf Ahmed, besides a lawyer in South Kashmir’s Mir Bazar area in January this year.

Singh is accused of being hand in glove with militants. In past as well, NIA has questioned different persons in this connection.

Yasir Reshi is the 2nd PDP leader after Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra who was questioned by NIA. According to sources, more politicians are likely to be grilled in the coming days.

-ARK