‘2 terrorists killed, 1 injured after firing at Police & CRPF party’

Srinagar: J&K DGP Dilbag Singh said that two terrorists were killed while a third was injured on Srinagar-Baramulla road after they fired at police and CRPF party deployed there.

“Two terrorists killed, one terrorist injured on Srinagar-Baramulla road, after they fired at police and CRPF party deployed there,” he said while addressing a press conference.

However, the terrorist who was injured in today’s retaliatory firing by security forces at Srinagar-Baramulla road succumbed to his injuries.

The DGP further informed that around 20 terrorists have been neutralised so far this year.

Earlier, it was reported that two terrorists were killed and one CRPF jawan lost his life after terrorists attacked a check-post in Parim Pora, Srinagar. Unknown terrorists fired upon troops of 73 Bn CRPF. CRPF retaliated and neutralized 2 terrorists & apprehended 1 terrorist in injured condition & recovered arms & ammunition. Constable Ramesh Ranjan, 30, received a bullet injury on the head and lost his life. Identification of terrorists is being done.