3 CRPF personnel killed, 3 others injured in terrorist attack in Anantnag
By Desk FnF | PUBLISHED: 12, Jun 2019, 18:24 pm IST | UPDATED: 12, Jun 2019, 18:24 pm IST
SRINAGAR: Three security personnel were killed and three others injured when a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) patrol team was attacked by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district. Terrorists carried out an attack on busy KP Road in Anantnag with automatic rifles followed by hurling of grenades.At least three CRPF personnel were killed and three others were injured including an inspector of Jammu and Kashmir Police, officials said, adding the firing is still going on.
One terrorist and an unidentified person were also killed in the gunfight.
Station House Officer of Anantnag Police Station, Arshad Ahmed, was injured in the attack and has been shifted to Srinagar for treatment, they said.
"The militants have been engaged in a sustained encounter at the site of the attack. Firing exchanges are on. Reinforcements have been rushed to the spot," police sources said.
(More details awaited)