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Army orders Court of Inquiry into 'human shield' incident

Army sources said the CoI has been given one month's time to complete the probe

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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The has ordered a Court of Inquiry(CoI) into the controversial "human shield" incident in Kashmir in which a man was tied to an vehicle purportedly as a shield against stone pelters.

sources said the CoI has been given one month's time to complete the probe.

A video, showing the man tied to an vehicle as a shield against the stone pelters during polling in the Srinagar Lok Sabha by-election on April 9, triggered a public outcry.

The CoI will look into the circumstance that prompted an major to tie the Kashmiri youth to the jeep's bonnet as a "human shield".

The CoI has been given time till May 15 to probe the incident, the sources said.

Chief General had visited Jammu and Kashmir following the incident and later apprised National Security Advisor Ajit Doval of the security situation in the

Gen Rawat also had separate deliberations with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Governor over the law-and-order situation in Kashmir during his visit to the state.

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Army orders Court of Inquiry into 'human shield' incident

Army sources said the CoI has been given one month's time to complete the probe

Army sources said the CoI has been given one month's time to complete the probe The has ordered a Court of Inquiry(CoI) into the controversial "human shield" incident in Kashmir in which a man was tied to an vehicle purportedly as a shield against stone pelters.

sources said the CoI has been given one month's time to complete the probe.

A video, showing the man tied to an vehicle as a shield against the stone pelters during polling in the Srinagar Lok Sabha by-election on April 9, triggered a public outcry.

The CoI will look into the circumstance that prompted an major to tie the Kashmiri youth to the jeep's bonnet as a "human shield".

The CoI has been given time till May 15 to probe the incident, the sources said.

Chief General had visited Jammu and Kashmir following the incident and later apprised National Security Advisor Ajit Doval of the security situation in the

Gen Rawat also had separate deliberations with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Governor over the law-and-order situation in Kashmir during his visit to the state.
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Army orders Court of Inquiry into 'human shield' incident

Army sources said the CoI has been given one month's time to complete the probe

The has ordered a Court of Inquiry(CoI) into the controversial "human shield" incident in Kashmir in which a man was tied to an vehicle purportedly as a shield against stone pelters.

sources said the CoI has been given one month's time to complete the probe.

A video, showing the man tied to an vehicle as a shield against the stone pelters during polling in the Srinagar Lok Sabha by-election on April 9, triggered a public outcry.

The CoI will look into the circumstance that prompted an major to tie the Kashmiri youth to the jeep's bonnet as a "human shield".

The CoI has been given time till May 15 to probe the incident, the sources said.

Chief General had visited Jammu and Kashmir following the incident and later apprised National Security Advisor Ajit Doval of the security situation in the

Gen Rawat also had separate deliberations with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Governor over the law-and-order situation in Kashmir during his visit to the state.

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