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CRPF Trooper, Civilian murdered After Terrorists Attack Patrol Party in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore

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CRPF Trooper, Civilian murdered After Terrorists Attack Patrol Party in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper and a civilian succumbed to their injuries after terrorists attacked a road opening party in Sopore area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, officials said on Wednesday.

Three other CRPF troopers have also been injured in the attack.

The terrorists had attacked CRPF’s road opening party when they were placing a check post along with personnel of Jammu and Kashmir police on the Sopore by-pass highway in Model Town of Sopore.

The area has been sealed and a search operation has been launched. Officials of the Indian Army and police have also reached the spot.

Jammu and Kashmir Police came to the rescue of a three-year-old boy during a terrorist attack in Baramulla district on Wednesday.

The police rescued the toddler from getting hit by bullets after terrorists opened fire at a patrol party in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district killing a CRPF personnel and one civilian.

In a heart-melting picture, a policeman can be seen holding the kid in his arms and trying to cheer him up.

“JKP #rescued a three years old boy from getting hit by bullets during #terrorist #attack in #Sopore. @JmuKmrPolice (sic),” a tweet by the Kashmir Zone Police read.

Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan and one civilian died this morning and three CRPF troops were injured after terrorists attacked a patrol party in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
Terrorists resorted to indiscriminate firing on a CRPF patrol party in Baramulla district’s Sopore town, about 50 km from Srinagar, police said. The CRPF troops retaliated but the terrorists managed to escape.

Four CRPF troops were injured in the attack. One of them later died due to injuries.

A checkpost was attacked by the terrorists at around 7:30 am in Baramulla district’s Sopore town where some policemen and the CRPF troops were on duty, officials said, adding that the troops retaliated promptly

A man, who was in a car with his children, was also shot during the attack. He died on the spot, a senior police official said. His three-year-old grandson was also in the car.

“JKP #rescued a three years old boy from getting hit by bullets during #terrorist #attack in #Sopore. @JmuKmrPolice (sic),” a tweet by the Kashmir Zone Police read.

Three Central Reserve Police Force jawans suffered serious injuries in the attack that took place in Sopore town, about 50 km from Srinagar.

When the terrorists fired upon the patrol party, the three-year-old was travelling in a car with his father. The terrorists also opened fire at the car, killing the toddler’s father. The police rescued the boy after he was found wailing near the body of his father and later took him to his mother.

The area has been cordoned off and search is on to nab the terrorists who managed to flee the scene.