Srinagar – A paramilitary CRPF trooper was killed in a Mujahideen attack in Bijbehara area of South Kashmiri’s Anantnag district on Tuesday.
Reports said that the mujahideen fired upon theIndian Occupational para military party at Goriwan, Bijbehara. In this incident, one CRPF man namely Shiv Lal Neetam received critical injuries, reported news agency GNS.
“The injured was rushed to SDH Bijbehara for treatment. However, doctors there referred him to GMC Anantnag for specialized treatment,” they said.
Medical Superintendent of GMC Anantnag, Dr Abdul Majeed Mehrab said that the occupational trooper was declared brought dead at the health facility. He said that the occupational trooper had received critical bullet wounds in his chest.
A senior Police officer also confirmed the death of the CRPF man in the attack.
Meanwhile, occupational forces launched searches in the area to nab the attackers.