Policeman killed in militant attack in J-K’s Pulwama, two injured

Militants fired at a police vehicle in Kandizal area near Galander bypass in Pulwama.

india Updated: Jun 20, 2018 23:43 IST
Indo Asian News Service
Indo Asian News Service
Indo Asian News Service, Srinagar
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Three policemen were injured. One of them succumbed to his injuries at the army’s Base Hospital in Badamibagh.(PTI File Photo)

One policeman was killed and two others were injured in a militant attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday, police said.

In the first attack after the state came under Governor’s Rule, militants fired at a police vehicle in Kandizal area near Galander bypass in Pulwama, injuring three policemen.

The injured policemen were shifted to the army’s Base Hospital in Badamibagh area here where one of them succumbed to his injuries.

Police in Pulwama said that the area around the site of the attack has been surrounded for searches.

First Published: Jun 20, 2018 23:32 IST