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Terrorists attack patrol in J&K's Sopore; CRPF jawan and civilian killed

The militants opened firing on a naka party of security forces in Sopore, resulting in injuries to three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans and a civilian, the officials said

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Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Army jawans take their position near the encounter site in Shopian on Sunday.
One CRPF personnel and the civilian were declared dead at the hospital, the officials said

A and a civilian were killed while two other security force personnel received injuries in a militant attack in Sopore town of district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, officials said here.

The militants opened firing on a naka party of security forces in Sopore, resulting in injuries to three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans and a civilian, the officials said.

They said the injured were shifted to hospital while the area was cordoned off to track down the assailants.

One CRPF personnel and the civilian were declared dead at the hospital, the officials said.

Further details are awaited, they added.

First Published: Wed, July 01 2020. 09:38 IST
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