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CRPF patrolling party at Pulwama attacked, two jawans killed

Last Updated: Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 22:33

Zee Media Bureau/Tarun Khanna

Jammu: A CRPF patrolling party was attacked by suspected terrorists at Pulwana region of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. Two CRPF jawans were killed in the firing, as per reports.

The militants had fired at a road opening party (ROP) of the 130 battalion of the CRPF.

After the terror attack, traffic was halted at Awantipora for security reasons.

Meanwhile, no terrorist group has claimed the responsibility of the attack.

Terror attacks are on the rise in the district. In August, terrorists opened fire at a police station in Pulwana, leaving two civilians injured. Moreover, nine people were injured in another attack in September this year.

First Published: Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 19:51

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