Srinagar: Militants Monday afternoon attacked a CRPF convoy at Sempora, near Panthachowk in the city outskirts resulting in injuries to three personnel, sources said.
As per initial reports militants fired upon a CRPF vehicle which was part of a convoy.
CRPF PRO Bhavesh Choudhary confirmed the attack on CRPF vehicle and said three troopers have been injured.
“Three CRPF jawans sustained injuries, that is what I can tell you initially,” Choudhary told Kashmir Reader.
Eyewitnesses told Kashmir Reader that one of the CRPF vehicles was hit by many bullets as everybody run for their lives.
They said that forces personnel jumped out of their vehicles and started firing adding to the chaos.