A policeman was killed in an attack by terrorists in Batmalu area of the city on Sunday.
Jammu and Kashmir: A policeman was killed in an attack by terrorists in Batmaloo area of the city on Sunday. Officials said the constable has been identified as Tausif Ahmed. “Around eight o’clock in the night, terrorists opened fire on Constable Tausif Ahmed of Jammu and Kashmir Police near his residence in SD Colony, Batamaloo,” he said.Also Read – Drone Attack: Drone attack on Iraqi PM’s house, Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi narrowly escaped
The policeman was seriously injured and was admitted to SMHS hospital here for treatment where doctors declared him brought dead, they said. Officials said the area has been cordoned off and the search is on to nab the attackers. Also Read – TMG will curb terrorism, this group is active not only in Kashmir but also in these states
Meanwhile, the National Conference (NC) has condemned the attack. The party tweeted, “Clearly condemn the cowardly attack on a 29-year-old policeman in Batmaloo, Srinagar in which he lost his life. Words will not suffice to condemn. May Allah give them a place in Paradise. Our condolences are with his family and friends in this hour of grief.” Also Read – Terrorists open fire on security forces in Srinagar, siege operation continues