Militants Attack NC Leader’s Guard Post In South Kashmir


Srinagar: The militants attacked on police picket guarding office of an ex Mlc at
national conference showkat Ganie at Chitragam Kalan Zainapora Shopian on Saturday.

The police man got alerted and retilated. However no injury, casualty and weapon
snatched, area has been cordoned off.

The militants on Friday night attacked National Conference leader Showkat Hussain
Ganai’s guard post at Chitragam village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district,
sources said on Saturday.

A police officer confirmed the militant attack and said that the alert sentry
retaliated the militant fire and there was no loss of life or property.

The incident according to locals took place at around 4:30 am while the exchange of
fire continued for 20 minutes.

They added that firing created panic in the village.

They said that army early on Saturday conducted searches in several houses of the