Army takes note of video show­ing troops dis­hon­our­ing mil­i­tants’ bod­ies

The Free Press Journal - - NATION - AGEN­CIES

The Army has taken cog­ni­sance of a video show­ing troops dis­hon­our­ing the bod­ies of two Lashkare-Taiba (LeT) mil­i­tants killed in an en­counter, a spokesper­son said on Saturday, re­ports PTI.

The two mil­i­tants, LeT com­man­der Abu Is­mail and his as­so­ciate Abu Qasim, were killed in Arib­agh area of Nowgam on the out­skirts of the city here Thurs­day.

A video in which sol­diers can be seen tram­pling over the bod­ies went vi­ral on so­cial me­dia. The video shows bod­ies be­ing dragged from the site of the en­counter into a lane.

“Army has taken cog­ni­sance of the video and suit­able ac­tion will fol­low,” said Sri­na­gar-based De­fence spokesper­son Col Ra­jesh Kalia.

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