Srinagar: Suspected militants on Wednesday night attacked a police post in Goripora area of Hyderpora in central Kashmir’s Budgam district and decamped with four rifles.
Official sources said that a group of militants believed to be seven in number barged inside the police post manned by four personnel and decamped with four rifles at Goripora.
The militants, sources said confined all the four personnel and took away their rifles including one Insas, one carbine, and two SLRs. The police post sources said lies outside a temple in the area.
Meanwhile, a police spokesman in a statement said that militants today attacked an armed guard of JKAP 13 battalion at Budgam and decamped with 4 service rifles of policemen at Goripora (Hyderpora) in city outskirts of Srinagar.
“Police have reached on spot. The area is under cordon,” the spokesman said. (GNS)