SRINAGAR: Two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans were martyred and threer others were injured in a terrorist attack in south Kashmir district of Anantnag on Wednesday.
According to official sources, terrorists attacked a CRPF patrolling party on KP road in Anantnag, resulting in injuries to five jawans. ‘The jawans were immediately rushed to a hospital where two of them were declared brought dead,’ they said.
Reports said that SHO Saddar police station and a girl student were also injured in the attack that took place on Khanabal-Pahalgam road.
They said that the condition of SHO is critical. There are reports of killing of one terrorist as well.
Further details are awaited.
Anantnag (J&K) terrorist attack: Two CRPF personnel have lost their lives, 3 CRPF personnel injured, SHO Anantnag also critically injured. One terrorist neutralized. pic.twitter.com/gO37tjnDNf
— ANI (@ANI) June 12, 2019
The exchange of fire between terrorists and security forces was still going on when reports last came in.