Updated: August 14, 2020 11:01:51 am
At least two policemen have been killed and one injured in a shock militant assault in Jammu and Kashmir’s Nowgam district on Friday.
In the morning, militants opened indiscriminate fireplace on a police get together at Nowgam in Srinagar injuring three policemen. They have been instantly shifted to a hospital, the place two of them succumbed.
“Terrorists fired indiscriminately upon police get together close to Nowgam Bypass. Three police personnel injured. They have been shifted to hospital for remedy the place two amongst them attained martyrdom. Area cordoned off. Further particulars shall observe,” J-Ok Police tweeted.
#Terrorists fired #indiscriminately upon police get together close to #Nowgam Bypass. 03 police personnel injured. They have been shifted to hospital for remedy the place 02 amongst them attained #martyrdom. Area cordoned off. Further particulars shall observe. @JmuKmrPolice
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) August 14, 2020
While the militants managed to flee after the assaults, police and paramilitary cordoned off the world to hint and nab the militants concerned within the assault.
Friday’s militant assault happened regardless of a safety alert and heightened safety within the valley in wake of the Independence day on Saturday.
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