J & K Police have shifted few personal security officers of Hurriyat Conference Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, the decision was taken by the Police after attack on Deputy SP Mohammad Ayub Pandit , he was brutally lynched outside of Jama Masjid, J&K.
Faheem Hussian(DySp) who was in charge of Mirwaiz security for more than 10 years has been transferred. Mirwaiz said that his Security has been downgraded. Some men have been taken out and he was not informed nor he know the reason for the same.
As per J&K officials, there is no scaling down of security from Z security . However, some extra men and posts which were taken have been pulled out.
Mirwaiz is provided with bullet proof car, 5 PSO, 1Sub Inspector,15 constables,2head constables, 1 Asst.Sub Inspector, 1 Deputy SP as well as escort of 1 Head Constable and 1 Deputy SP.
Mirwaiz who is the Head priest of Jama Masjid avails Z category security along with seven more leader secessionist who enjoys Z & Y category security cover by J&K Govt. Mirwaiz’s father Molvi Mohammad was killed by terrorist in 1990.