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Two policemen killed in gunfight with militants in J-K’s Pulwama

The militants opened fire at the police picket guarding the district court complex in Pulwama town in the early hours,  a police spokesman said.

india Updated: Jun 12, 2018 07:51 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India, Srinagar
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Two policemen guarding the court complex in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district were killed in a militant attack.(PTI File Photo)

Two policemen guarding the court complex in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district were killed on Tuesday in a militant attack.

The militants opened fire at the police picket guarding the district court complex in Pulwama town in the early hours, a police spokesman said.

He said the cops retaliated the firing. In the ensuing exchange of gunfire, two cops were killed.

Following the incident, the area has been cordoned off and further details are awaited.

First Published: Jun 12, 2018 07:50 IST