Srinagar: One Policeman affiliated with Special Operation Group (SOG) was killed and three government forces personnel, including an army major, were injured on Sunday in a gunfight in south Kashmir’s Tral town.
The deceased cop has been identified as Constable Manzoor Ahmad of 11th Battalion IRP.
Police sources said that intermittent firing exchanges still continued even though the house which the militants had used as a fortified bunker was demolished.
After the fierce gunfight started on Saturday evening, protesters clashed with the security personnel to disrupt the operation.
The gunfight is underway in the Hafoo area of Nazneenpora Tral.