Srinagar, June 9 -- The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference Member of the Parliament elect from Srinagar Aga Syed Ruhullah Mehdi (RA) on Saturday sought an impartial inquiry into an alleged custodial death of a youth in Pulwama.

In a statement released from the party headquarters Nawa-e-Subha, Ruhullah condemned the police excesses and demanded an impartial probe into the circumstances leading to the death of Imtiyaz and grave injury to another in the police custody.

"Imtiaz Ahmed, an accused in a Narcotics case from Pulwama has allegedly died in police custody while another is battling for his life at Base Hospital in Badami Bagh. Imtiaz's family claims he suffered grievous injuries during interrogation. An impartial probe must be init...