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Militants attack security picket in J-K’s Pulwama district, injure cop

Militants fired upon a joint checking party of police and CRPF in Hall area of Rajpura in Pulwama, a police official said.

india Updated: Jan 24, 2017 21:22 IST
Militancy in Kashmir
Representative photo. A constable was injured when militants attacked a naka in J-K’s Pulwama district on Jan. 24, 2017.(Waseem Andrabi / HT Photo )

Militants attacked a mobile security picket in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday evening, injuring a policeman.

Militants fired upon a joint ‘naka’ (checking) party of police and CRPF in Hall area of Rajpura in Pulwama, a police official said.

He said a police constable, Firdous Ahmad, was injured in the attack.

The injured cop has been shifted to a hospital and a hunt has been launched to nab the attackers, the official said.