Srinagar/ New Delhi:
A Central Reserve Police Drive (CRPF) jawan and one civilian died this morning and three CRPF troops had been injured after terrorists attacked a patrol social gathering in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
Terrorists resorted to indiscriminate firing on a CRPF patrol social gathering in Baramulla district’s Sopore city, about 50 km from Srinagar, police stated. The CRPF troops retaliated however the terrorists managed to flee.
4 CRPF troops had been injured within the assault. One in every of them later died on account of accidents.
A person, who was in a automobile along with his kids, was additionally shot throughout the assault. He died on the spot, a senior police official stated. His three-year-old son was additionally within the automobile.
“JKP #rescued a 3 years outdated boy from getting hit by bullets throughout #terrorist #assault in #Sopore. @JmuKmrPolice (sic),” a tweet by the Kashmir Zone Police learn.
“Terrorists attacked a naka (patrol) social gathering at Sopore’s Mannequin City. The world has been cordoned off and search operation has been began,” Director Normal of Police Dilbag Singh, Jammu & Kashmir Police, was quoted as saying by information company ANI.
Search is on for the terrorists, the Kashmir Zone Police stated in a tweet.
We #misplaced one CRPF personnel and one civilian in a #terrorist#assault at #Sopore. Three CRPF personnel additionally received injured within the assault. Space has been cordoned off and search is on to nab the #terrorists. @JmuKmrPolice
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) July 1, 2020
Forty-eight terrorists had been killed final month in separate encounters.
Final month, J&Ok police chief Dilbag Singh stated that greater than 100 terrorists have been killed this yr. “Over the past five-and-a-half months, over 100 terrorists have been neutralised, out of them 50 plus had been from the Hizbul Mujahideen, round 20 from the Lashkar-e-Taiba, 20 from the Jaish-e-Mohammed and the remaining from smaller outfits like Al-Badr, Ansar Gazwatul Hind,” Mr Singh stated.
On Monday, safety forces killed three terrorists, together with Hizbul Mujahideen commander Masood Ahmed Bhat, in an encounter in Anantnag distric