The terror group Hizb-ul-Mujahideen today said that the Special Police Officer who was reported missing with his service rifle has joined them.
A local media report in Srinagar quoting a tele-statement of the Operational Spokesman of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen Burhan-u-Din said, SPO Irfan Ahmad Dar a resident of Nehama Kakapora of south Kashmirs Pulwama district who fled with the rifle has joined Hizb-ul-Mujahideen.
The spokesman added, we appeal all Jammu and Kashmir police cadres to give up their job and join Hizb-ul-Mujahideen to give a push to the resistance struggle.
The SPO has been identified as Irfan Ahmad Dar. A police official said that Dar is believed to have been carrying an AK-47 rifle along with ammunition as he was not found inside the police station since Tuesday evening.