JK News Today
Jammu, January 18:
Mystery of minor girl’s death in Kathua district today rocked Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, when opposition NC-Congress demanded state government’s reply on the issue and action against the accused.
Opposition MLAs staged protest over mysterious death of a minor girl in Kathua and staged walkout.
An eight year old girl, who went missing last week, was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her native village in Hiranagar of Kathua district on Wednesday, which triggered agitation by the family and relatives.
In the beginning of the House proceedings, Congress MLA GM Saroori raised in the House that why the police did not take timely action to trace the missing girl.
The member also claimed that FIR registration was also delayed by the police.
Meanwhile NC legislators also stood up and created uproar.
Meanwhile Minister In-charge Law and Parliamentary Affairs Abdul Rehman Veeri said that enquiry has been initiated and action will be taken against the guilty.
The opposition members however, not satisfied with the reply later staged walkout from the House.