Pantha Chowk attack: Contact established with suspected militants, says CRPF; ‘144 sec in force’

Srinagar: “There was exchange of fire with militants holed up in a building,” said spokesperson of para-military Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Sunday.

Suspected militants attacked attacked a CRPF patrol party at Panth Chowk near Delhi Public School (DPS) killing one sub-inspector rank officer and injuring two others including a civilian and driver of the CRPF vehicle around 6:30 pm yesterday.

However, reinforcements were rushed to the area and search operation was launched in the area.

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