1 min read

CRPF man killed in Budgam gunfight

September 24, 2020
IMG 20200924 WA0012

Budgam: A paramilitary CRPF trooper died after militants attacked him in Sarai Wadipora, Chadoora area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district this morning, officials said.

The service rifle of the CRPF man was also snatched by militants.

An official said that suspected militants lobbed a grenade on CRPF at Naka in Sarai area which was followed by firing. “One CRPF trooper was wounded in the firing. He was removed to hospital where he succumbed,” the official said.

IMG 20200924 WA0011
Photo: Umar Ganie/KM

CRPF spokesman Pankaj Singh said that one Jawan identified as N Badolay from Nagpur who was injured in the militant attack succumbed. “His rifle is missing as well,” Singh said.

A police officer confirmed the incident to KNO and said that whole area has been cordoned  to nab the attackers—(KNO)

Don't miss a beat! The Kashmir Monitor delivers the latest Kashmir news, sports highlights from every league, political updates, entertainment buzz, and tech innovations happening right now.
Avatar of

A Newspaper company in Kashmir

Leave a Reply