The CRPF has ordered a “high-level inquiry” into the death of a patient as his ambulance was stopped due to the latest restriction imposed on the movement of civilian traffic in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of the Pulwama attack.
The force issued a public statement saying it was “deeply anguished at the sad demise of Abdul Qayoom Banday of Doda”.
It said the man was suffering from
It said the ambulance was stopped due to the “restrictions placed by the government on civilian traffic movement.”
“We express our sincere condolences and sympathise with the Banday family for their loss. We would like to assure the citizens of Jammu and Kashmir that strict instructions are in place to enable speedy passage to ambulances and ailing civilians.”
“A high-level enquiry has been ordered into the incident,” it added.
The restrictions on
The ambulance was stopped by CRPF men near Lower
We had first reported the incident on Tuesday.