Srinagar: One policeman was martyred and seven others were injured after terrorists ambushed a police party in Pantha Chowk area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar district on Friday.
According to police, a bus of J&K Armed police (JKAP) came under terror attack near Zewan (in Pantha Chowk) in outskirts of Srinagar district at around 8pm.
“Eight policemen were injured, one of whom has expired, when terrorists attacked the bus at around 7.45 pm,”a senior police official said, adding, that the cops were returning to JKAP headquarters after day long duty.
He also said that “one more policeman is in critical condition.”
“Policemen sustained serious bullet injuries and were rushed to a nearby hospital,” he said.