SRINAGAR: A policeman was killed while a CRPF personnel was injured in a militant attack at Pinglena area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday.
Quoting an official the news agency KNO reported that militants opened fire on joint team of forces in Pingelan Pulwama in which a policeman and CRPF personnel got injured.
Both the injured personnel were shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment, where policeman succumbed and CRPF personnel is being treated, he said.
He said the whole area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.
“Militants fired upon joint naka party of CRPF & Police at Pinglana, #Pulwama. In this #terror attack, 01 Police personnel got #martyred & 01 CRPF personnel got injured. Reinforcement sent. Area being #cordoned. Further details shall follow.” Kashmir Police Zone tweeted.