Srinagar: A CRPF soldier identified as Sudh Karan Saturday succumbed hours after he was injured in a militant attack on Pulwama police lines in south Kashmir, reports said.
The deceased CRPF soldier was affiliated with 182bn. CRPF soldier’s death has taken toll to 2.
Earlier a policeman was killed and six others were injured after militants attacked the district police lines early morning.
In the predawn attack, at least two to three heavy armed attackers stormed the police lines where hundreds of Jammu and Kashmir Police and CRPF personnel are stationed, police said.
After forcing their entry into the police lines building, militants resorted to indiscriminate firing and lobbed grenades. One policeman was killed and six others including 3 CRPF personnel were injured, they said.
Later a CRPF man succumbed to his injuries.