J&K: 91 civilians killed in police firing in 2010
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Last Updated: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 14:44
New Delhi: Ninety-one civilians were killed and 494 others injured in police firing in Jammu and Kashmir in 2010, the Rajya Sabha was informed Wednesday.

"As per National Crime Record Bureau data, 91 civilians got killed and 494 civilian got injured in police firing during 2010 in Jammu and Kashmir," Minister of State for Home Jitendra Singh informed Rajya Sabha in a written reply.

He, however, dismissed the suggestion that the number of police personnel, who become victims of violence at the hands of rioters, is highest in Kashmir in comparison to other states.


First Published: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 14:44

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