Meanwhile IGP Kashmir zone orders probe in this incident
Srinagar, May 23: Police in a statement said, “Today at 1100 Hrs, Police Station Khanyar received a call from Hotel Grand Mamta that an altercation has taken place at the hotel.”
“Accordingly a police party was deputed to the hotel, and it surfaced that a one woman (name withheld) and person namely Sameer Ahmed of Budgam had come to see some person. But the hotel receptions did not allow them to meet the person. Meanwhile, police party reached the spot and got all the persons to the police station,” the statement said.
Subsequently it was learnt that the woman had come to meet an army officer, police said adding that the identity and particulars of the army officer has collected by the police as well.
The officials were handed over to their unit after due recording of their statements, police said adding that the statement of woman is also being recorded for probing the matter.
IGP Kashmir has ordered a probe, to be conducted by the SP North Zone Srinagar, into the incident.
“This is in reference to the Press Release issued by District Police Srinagar which reported about the incident at the Hotel Grand Mamta today. In this matter, IGP Kashmir Zone has ordered a probe to be conducted by the SP North zone Srinagar in this incident within the ambit of law,” a statement issued by police said.