3 CRPF Jawans Killed In Militant Attack In Anantnag


Srinagar: Three CRPF jawans were killed and five others were injured on Wednesday when terrorist carried out an attack on a busy road in Anantnag district of South Kashmir. The injured include an inspector of Jammu and Kashmir Police.

Accoridng to officials, at least two terrorists attacked a patrol party of the CRPF on the busy KP Road in Anantnag with automatic rifles followed by hurling of grenades.

Three CRPF personnel died and five others injured, they said, adding the firing is still going on. One terrorist was also killed in the gunfight.

Station House Officer of Anantnag Police Station, Arshad Ahmed, was injured in the attack and has been shifted to Srinagar for treatment, they said.