Gunfight rages in Shopian
Precious Kashmir News
Srinagar, Oct 6 :An unidentified militant and a PSO of a BJP worker were killed in Nunar area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Tuesday.
A police officer told GNS that the PSO identified as constable Altaf Hussain was shifted in critical condition to SKIMS Soura. However, he succumbed to injuries.
Earlier an unidentified militant was killed after he “attacked house of a BJP worker” at Nunar Ganderbal in central Kashmir. “The (militant) fired upon one BJP worker at Nunar Ganderbal.
He is safe,” police said in a tweet, “However his one PSO was injured in this incident. One unidentified militant got killed in PSOs retaliation,” police said in a tweet.
“Unfortunately our police constable Mohammad Altaf who was injured also succumbed,” SSP Ganderbal Khalil Poswal said.
Gunfight in Shopian
Meanwhile, a gunfight broke out between militants and joint team of Police, Army and CRPF in Sugan area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Tuesday.
As per the reports received by GNS, a joint team of Police, Army’s 44RR and CRPF launched cordon and search operation in Sugam after receiving specific information.
As the joint team approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the party, triggering off an encounter. When this report was filed, the firing had stopped even as cordoned has been strengthened.