CM aide’s house attacked

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Wednesday opened fire on the house of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah’s Officer on Special Duty (OSD) Tariq Ahmad Kakroo in Kanispora area of Baramulla.
Tariq, son of former Chief Justice, Nisar Ahmad Kakroo, told Kashmir Reader, “I was at residence having a chat with some locals. In the meantime, there was firing towards up storey and it continued for five minutes. The attackers tried to enter inside but my PSO resisted and they fled away. In the process, PSO had narrow escape with a bullet passing him by whisker. He has minor injuries.”
Karoo said he was scheduled to address local gathering at Kanispora Thursday .