The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has taken over the probe into Lashkar-e-Taiba militant Mohammed Naveed Jhatt’s escape from the SMHS hospital in Srinagar.
The NIA today registered a case related to Jhatt’s escape from the hospital where he was brought on February 6 for treatment, NIA spokesperson said.
An FIR was registered by the local Police at Karan Nagar in Srinagar district, the NIA said.
In this incident, two police personnel Mushtaq Ahmed and Babar Ahmed were killed, it said.
The NIA team is proceeding to Srinagar Tuesday for the investigation of the case, the spokesperson said.