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Militants attack police bus at Pantha Chowk in J&K; 1 cop killed, 3 injured

The condition of the three others is stable

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Security personnel take positions during a gun battle with suspected militants at the Army camp in Nagrota in Jammu

on Friday opened fire on a police bus on the Srinagar-Jammu highway in the area here, killing a policeman and injuring three others.

The bus carrying personnel of the Armed Police came under fire from the in the evening. The vehicle was going from Bemina to Zewan, a police official said.

Four policemen were injured in the attack. They were rushed to the Army's 92 Base Hospital at Badami Bagh cantonment here, where Head Constable Kishan Lal succumbed to his injuries, he said.

The condition of the three others is stable, he said.

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First Published: Fri, September 01 2017. 22:04 IST
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