Srinagar: Police sources Thursday claimed that soon after a grenade was hurled on the Sopore police station, the thrower was caught on a CCTV camera. After establishing his identity, the police reached to a house in Nathipore village where the two militants were hiding.
Two militants were killed in a brief encounter with government forces at Nathipora area in North Kashmir’s Sopore hours after a grenade attack on Sopore police station, police sources said.
Forces launched a joint predawn operation based on information regarding presence of militants in Nathipora.
The police claimed that the slain militants were behind yesterday’s grenade attack on police station in Sopore in which four policemen were injured.