Firing Injures CRPF Personel On Srinagar-Jammu Highway


Srinagar: Firing near Jahar Kotli Police station close to Srinagar-Jammu National Highway. One CRPF personal injured. Alert sounded on NH1. Forces rushing to the spot.

On morning on 12 Sep 18, at Naka near PS Jhajjar Kotli on national highway, a CRPF person tried to stop a truck bearing No JK 03 F 1476 travelling from Jammu towards Srinagar.

However, the truck didn’t stop. Someone reportedly fired one round from within the truck towards the CRPF pers and truck went ahead. Reports of CRPF pers being injured may be incorrect.

The truck was intercepted at a further naka before Tibri. One AK-47, one gren and pouch was found in the truck. Truck driver claims three persons were in the truck and fled after the firing, however, nobody else claims to have seen them.