A police statement giving details about the Bemina militant attack said that at about 1045 hours, this morning fidayeen attacked CRPF personnel who were readying for law and order deployments near Police Public School, Bemina Srinagar. It added that some boys were playing Cricket in the nearby field when the attack took place.
“Meanwhile, the local SP along with the police also reached the spot. In this attack, five CRPF jawans sacrificed their lives. Two militants were also killed. Four civilians and six CRPF men were also injured in this attack. The CRPF men who were killed have been identified as ASI A.B Singh, Constable Om Prakash, Constable L.Parmol, Constable Shubash and Constable Satish Shah,” the statement said.
It added that the CRPF men who were injured have been identified as SI Ashok Kumar, Constable Jeevan Kishore, Constable A.R Rarveen, Constable T. Bharat Bai, Constable Goswami Yadesh and Constable Ram Prasad.
According to the police statement the civilians who were injured in this attack were identified as Obaid Ahmad Dar son of Farooq Ahmad, Mudasir Ahmad Wani son of Ghulam Ahmad, Bemina, Sohail Nazir son of Nazir Ahmad and Asif Ahmad Hajam son of Nazir Ahmad all residents of Bemina. All the injured were shifted to Hospital for treatment. Police said that it has registered a case in this regard.