Police on Thursday filed charge-sheet in a Kupwara court against five persons involved in a militancy related incident in which a civilian was killed in Langate area of Kupwara district last year.
As per the details of the case, militants had fired upon a civilian, identified as Abdul Majeed Shah of Babagund village. He succumbed to the injuries later.
The police, after completing the investigation, filed the charge sheet-against five persons, including three militants and two Over Ground Workers of a militant outfit.
The charge-sheet was filed in Handwara court under section. The three militants named in the charge-sheet are Sajad Ahmad Mir alias Haider of Brath Sopore, Naseer Ahmad Mir alias Talha of Brath Kalan Sopore and Asif Ahmad war alias Jaffar of Warpora Sopore.
The OGWs have been identified as Auqib Javed Bhat of Babagund, Langate and Feroz Ahmad Dar of Langate.