Srinagar, May 27: A soldier and a civilian were killed after militants attacked army camp at Kakapora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday night.
Official sources said that suspected militants opened fire upon army’s 50 RR camp at Kakapora.
A police official said that militants fired upon the army camp late this night. The fire was retaliated by army triggering off a brief encounter. In the incident a soldier was injured and civilian critically.
The injured were rushed to a hospital where the civilian and a soldier succumbed to their injuries.
The deceased civilian was identfied as Bilal Ahmad Ganie, a sumo driver by profession of Narwa Kakapora.