Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid asked police personnel to be careful, saying they were fighting a proxy war in the state.
Pained at the loss of a valued colleague SGC Kultar Singh, who attained martyrdom in an attack on J-K Police guard for the protection of Charar-e-Shareef shrine,” Vaid tweeted.
“We have lost another precious life when Constable Farooq Ahmad was martyred today in Srinagar. Be more careful boys, its the proxy war that we are fighting in Jammu & Kashmir,” he added in another tweet.
Meanwhile, two policemen were shot dead in two separate attacks on Sunday. One of the attacks took place near the revered Chrar-e-Shareef shrine and the other outside the residence of a Hurriyat leader.