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DG NIA arrives in Srinagar to take stock of situation amid civilian killings


SRINAGAR: To take stock of the situation in Kashmir, amid the recent killing of civilians, Director General (DG) National Investigation Agency (NIA) Kuldeep Singh arrived in Srinagar Wednesday, official sources said.

Sources further said that DG NIA Kuldeep Singh, who is also DG CRPF, will hold meetings with senior security and intelligence officials in Srinagar. Singh’s visit comes just hours after five back to back gunfights were conducted in a span of 30 hours in the border districts adjacent to the Line of Control.

He will also hold a meeting of all senior security officials, one of the sources said. The DG NIA is likely to fly back Wednesday evening. (Agencies)



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