Congressional leader Rahul Gandhi questioned the silence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Interior Minister Amit Shah, and national security adviser Ajit Doval on Thursday about the arrest of Jammu’s senior police officer this week. and Kashmir, Davinder Singh, who was traveling in a car with three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists. on the Jammu-Srinagar road.
“DSP (Deputy Superintendent of Police) Davinder Singh sheltered 3 terrorists with blood on his hands at his home and was caught transporting them to Delhi. He must be tried by a fast-track court within 6 months and, if guilty, receive the toughest sentence possible for treason against India, “Gandhi tweeted, sharing a poster with a list of questions.
DSP Davinder Singh hosted 3 terrorists with ???????? blood on his hands at home and was caught transporting them to Delhi.
– Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) January 16, 2020
The Secretary General of Congress and Gandhi’s sister, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, demanded a thorough investigation.
“The arrest of DSP Davindar Singh in JK raises troubling questions critical to India’s national security. It seems quite strange that not only did he evade detection, but he was entrusted with extremely delicate duties such as escorting foreign envoys to J&K under the prevailing circumstances. “What orders were you working on? A full investigation must be done. Helping terrorists plan attacks on India is a betrayal,” he tweeted.
The arrest of DSP Davindar Singh in JK raises troubling questions critical to India’s national security. It seems quite strange that not only did he evade detection, but he was entrusted with extremely delicate tasks such as escorting foreign envoys to J&K in the prevailing circumstances 1/2
– Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (@priyankagandhi) January 16, 2020
Singh was sent to Srinagar International Airport when 15 foreign diplomats, including the US envoy. In the US, they made a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir last week.
Shortly after Davinder Singh’s arrest, raids on his home revealed an AK rifle and two guns.
Investigations found that Singh had sheltered the terrorists in his official home next to the headquarters of the Army Corps of 15 Corps. They left on Saturday morning for Jammu, from where they planned to go to Delhi. It is being investigated if Singh’s visit to Delhi was related to the celebration of Republic Day on January 26.
Singh’s role in the August 2017 attack in Pulwama is under investigation in which four police officers were killed, police said.
Police are also investigating allegations against Singh that he had helped hang the terrorist Afzal Guru to organize the logistics of the terrorists who attacked parliament in 2001.