J-K: 5 CRPF personnel killed in Anantnag terror attack, 1 terrorist shot dead

According to reports, 2 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed and 3 others sustained injuries after their patrol team came under terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district.

Written by Newsroom Staff June 12, 2019 18:31

New Delhi: At least five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed and two others injured when their patrol party were attacked by terrorists here on Wednesday.

One terrorist has been neutralised. The attack took place on K P road in Anantnag district.

SHO Anantnag has also been critically injured in the attack. Firing between the security forces and terrorists was still on.

According to the reports, out of the two terrorists who attacked the team, one has been killed by security forces.

Further details are awaited.

The attack comes months after the deadly attack on a CRPF convoy in Pulwama on February 14 this year, in which over 40 CRPF soldiers were killed. (ANI)