Advertisement

HindustanTimes Thu,02 Oct 2014

CM informs J&K assembly of 'suicide attack'

IANS  Jammu, March 13, 2013
First Published: 15:09 IST(13/3/2013) | Last Updated: 15:11 IST(13/3/2013)

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday informed the legislative assembly in Jammu that a suicide attack by terrorists on a camp of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on the outskirts of Srinagar left five troopers and two guerrillas dead.

Advertisement

Omar Abdullah, who also holds the home portfolio, in a statement on the floor of the house, said: "Fidayeens (suicide attackers) attacked the CRPF attachment at Bemina at 10.45am, and five CRPF jawans (troopers) were killed. Four or five troopers sustained injuries, along with three civilians."

The chief minister added that the attack had been neutralised after two guerrillas were killed.


Advertisement
more from India

Swachh Bharat: Babus pledge to clean, and then litter

Minutes after pledging not to litter at the launch of the Swachh Bharat, or Clean India Mission, at Rajpath, senior bureaucrats left empty water bottles and pamphlets on their seats as soon as the function got over on Thursday.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved