Omar condemns attack on police personnel at Pulwama
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Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 21:00
  
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday condoled the demise of two Special Police Officers (SPOs) in a suspected militant attack in south Kashmir's Pulwama.

While condemning the attack, Omar lauded the brave personnel and said that their sacrifice was the highest degree of service to the people and the state.

In a condolence message, Omar also expressed his solidarity with the police and the bereaved families and prayed for the early recovery of the injured.

Suspected militants opened fire on a police vehicle parked outside a court in Pulwama town, seriously wounding SPOs Khursheed Ahmad and Mukhtar Ahmad who succumbed to their injuries at a nearby hospital.

Two civilians were also hurt in the firing which sparked panic in the busy area.

PTI

First Published: Monday, March 03, 2014, 21:00


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