A team of Special Cell led by Inspector Satish Rana and Inspector Ravinder Joshi of New Delhi Range under arrested a terrorist Ansar Ul Haqe, 28, a resident of Pulwama. Haqe is an operative of terrorist organization Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM). He was wanted in murder of SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir of J&K Police CID Branch.
The police acted on a tip-off that one operative of terror outfit HM named Ansar Ul Haqe, who is wanted in the murder of Sub-Inspector of J&K Police is hiding in Delhi. Accordingly, a team was formed to apprehend him. On October 28, bullet-ridden body of 30-year-old intelligence officer SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir was found in Chewa Kalan area, Pulwama District in Jammu and Kashmir. SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir, a resident of Pulwama, working with the CID Department was travelling in his car on his way home, was reportedly abducted by terrorists and killed in cold blood.
Ahmad Mir was son of retired police officer. He had served in Ganderbal District of South Kashmir for five years before being transferred to Kulgam district last year. He was shifted to the CID department in March this year and his superiors recalled his dedication towards his work. He was warned against venturing into his village as there was a possibility of attack by militant groups, who have been targeting policemen in the state recently. But he was entrapped by the accused and his girl friend and later on was killed by the militants. A case was registered under section 302 IPC at PS Pulwama, J&K.
The Special Cell team searched the accused Ansar Ul Haqe in different possible hideouts in and around Delhi. In the meanwhile, it came to notice that the accused is changing his hideouts and has shifted to Mumbai and thereafter to, Bangalore and other nearby areas. On Nov 20 a specific input was received about his arrival at Delhi Airport from Bangalore. A trap was laid at IGI Airport the accused was rounded up. Accused Ansar Ul Haqe is a post graduate in English. He has one brother and two sisters who are married. He had married recently.
Ansar Ul Haqe was a political worker and later on came in contact with militant organization Hizb-ul-Mujahideen. He was in regular contact with other HM Militants namely Liyakat, Shau Cable, Shahid Ahmad Baba, Zahid Tiger, Zahur. He used to pass information to the militants about the movements of security forces and local police officers.
In the month of October,2018 he was directed by Zahur Thokar to provide movement details of SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir of CID Branch of J&K Police. He roped in his girlfriend Syed Saika for this task as she knew the deceased Sub Inspector. As per plan, on Oct 28 the accused dropped Syed Saika at Amar Singh College in Srinagar and directed her to call SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir and bring him towards Pulwama. Accordingly, on the direction of accused, Syed Saika met SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir where she learnt that SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir was going to his native place in Pulwama. She requested him to drop her enroute to Pulwama.
Syed Saika passed the details to accused regarding deceased Sub-Inspector. Thereafter, the accused waited for them in his i10 Car at Chattargam Petrol Pump. Militants intercepted the I-10 Grand Silver car of SI Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir and later killed him.