An ASI was killed while two other policemen were injured in firing by terrorists near a prominent school on Lal Bazar Hazratbal Road in Srinagar. The deceased ASI has been identified as Mushtaq Ahmed.
Kashmir Police said militants opened fire on a police naka party in Lal Bazar area of Srinagar, injuring three policemen. He was taken to the hospital, where ASI Ahmed succumbed to his injuries.
#SrinagarTerrorIncidentUpdate: ASI Mushtaq Ahmed #End to get his injuries and #Martyr, we pay rich #Tribute To #Martyr for your supreme #sacrifice done in the course of duty. The other two injured personnel are being treated. Further details will follow. https://t.co/8JNiZRrwDR
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) 12 July 2022
Police have cordoned off the area and started searching for the culprits.
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