Senior Congress leader and former Education Minister, Peerzada Muhammad Sayeed today claimed that militants ambushed his cavalcade at Barsoo area of Awantipora in South Kashmir district of Pulwama.
However, his claim was refuted by top police official who maintained that no such incident took place at all.
According to Sayeed, he was heading towards his residence in Kokernag when his cavalcade was attacked at Barsoo on Highway.
However, a top police official said after receiving the information about the claim, they carried on spot investigation and it was found that no such incident had taken place in the area at all.
PCC Chief G A Mir has expressed serious concern over the 'attack' on his colleague..
Mir said the state government and security wing of Police department are not serious about the security cover of Congress Leadership.