A search operation has been launched to track down the terrorists
Srinagar: Terrorists on Thursday barged into the home of Special Police Officer Mushtaq Ahmed Sheikh in Jammu and Kashmir’s Brijbehara and opened fire at him, grievously injuring the police officer and his wife. The couple was rushed to hospital but the SPO succumbed to his injuries on the way. His wife is undergoing treatment in hospital, where her condition is said to be critical. Security forces have reached the spot of the attack and have cordoned the area. A search operation has been launched to track down the terrorists.
In another incident, terrorists opened fire at a civilian in Kulgam. The man, who works as a teacher has suffered bullet injuries in one of his legs and has been admitted for treatment.
In a separate incident, terrorists opened fire upon a patrolling party of 44 RR in Ahgam village of Shopian district. Details about this particular attack were not available immediately.