Police officer Killed in Zakura militant attack

Police officer Killed in Zakura militant attack

Srinagar, Nov 17: A police officer was killed while a constable was wounded after militants suddenly attacked a police party near Zakura in the outskirts of Srinagar city.
Police sources said that a group of militants fired upon a police party that was on way to Zakura resulting in the injuries of two policemen including Sub-Inspector Imran Ahmed and constable Suhail Ahmed.
Imran Ahmed succumbed to his injuries while wounded constable is undergoing treatment.
Reports said that a militant has also been arrested during the melee.
Meanwhile, a wreath laying ceremony was held in DPL Srinagar.
Among the police officers who presented wreaths and flowers included IGP Kashmir Munir Ahmad Khan, IGP Armed (Kashmir) S. Ahfadul Mujtaba, DIG CKR Ghulam Hassan Bhat, and a number of SsP & Commandants of armed/IR, DySsP and Jawans.
SI Imran Tak resident of Basantgarh, Udhampur lost his life in a militant attack at Gulabbagh, Srinagar.