Srinagar: Suspected militants shot and killed Special Operation Group (SOG) personnel of J&K police at Kanjikulla Yaripora area in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday, sources said.
They said that militants fired upon a motorcycle rider multiple times near Kanjikulla area of Yaripora Kulgam.
Local sources said that the motorcycle rider was soon identified as Gowhar Ahmad alias Gowhar Kandur, an SOG personnel who was posted at a SOG Camp in Shopian district.
Gowhar was on way home when attacked and killed by militants, they said.
Meanwhile, army and other forces have cordoned off the area and started search operation.