Three terrorists, cop killed in Baramulla gunfight: IGP Kashmir
Srinagar, May 25: Three Pakistani terrorists and a cop were killed in a fierce gunfight in Kreeri area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday, officials said.
Quoting Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar, the Kashmir Police Zone wrote, “Three Pakistani terrorists killed. One JKP personnel also attained martyrdom in this chance encounter. Incriminating materials including arms and ammunition recovered. Further details shall follow,” it said.
Earlier reports said that a joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Kreeri.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.