Srinagar, August 17: An SPO and two CRPF men were killed after suspected militants on Monday morning attacked joint Naka party in Kreeri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
A senior police officer told GNS that militants fired upon the Naka party. The fire was retaliated by forces triggering an brief exchange of firing.
During exchange of firing one SPO identified as Muzaffar Ahmad was killed and two CRPF troopers were injured and subsequently shifted to nearby hospital, the officer said.
Another local news agency KNO reported that both the injured CRPF men also succumbed to injuries.