CRPF man killed, in Jaish Fidayeen attack in Kashmir's Pulwama district

01 January, 2018, 03:40 | Author: Diane Mills
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"Security forces including Rashtriya Rifles, CRPF and state police jointly carried out an operation to flush out the militants", the official said.

She paid rich tributes to the jawans including an officer, killed in the post-midnight attack on the training centre at Lethpora in south Kashmir. "Four CRPF jawans have been martyred and three others are injured". He expressed his solidarity with the bereaved families and prayed for eternal peace to the departed souls. Two militants were killed and reports said one more is in the building that was being hit by heavy weapons.

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Heavily-armed militants stealthily entered the camp in Lathpora area about two hours after midnight, hurling grenades and resorting to indiscriminate gunfire. DGP also said that soon all the terrorists will be killed. The terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed has taken responsibility of the Fidayeen attack, which was carried to avenge the killing of their commander Noor Trali. "So, they struck last night", Vaid told reporters.

Reports said that at atleast three CRPF personnel were injured in militant attack who have been rushed to hospital. Read Also: Jammu and Kashmir: Top Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist Noor Mohammad Tantray killed in encounter "All the attackers later entered inside the training centre of CRPF 185 battalion and engage the troops in a gun battle", the source said.

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