Militants opened indiscriminate hearth upon a CRPF patrol close to Kandizal bridge in Pampore.
Two CRPF jawans had been killed and three others injured in an assault by militants on the outskirts of Srinagar on Monday afternoon.
A CRPF spokesman mentioned the 2 jawans had been killed as militants opened indiscriminate hearth upon a CRPF patrol close to Kandizal bridge in Pampore, very adjoining to the Srinagar nationwide freeway.
The injured had been shifted to the Military’s 92 Base Hospital in Srinagar.
Sources mentioned round two militants had been concerned within the assault and “a stand-off hearth was on between the militants and the safety forces”.
“The world has been cordoned off and a search operation is on”, the spokesman mentioned.
The CRPF jawans belonged to 110 Battalion.