Terrorists fired upon a patrolling party of the CRPF in Sopore, injuring three personnel and a civilian.
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At least three personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and a civilian were injured after terrorists fired upon a CRPF patrolling party on Wednesday morning in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore.
According to initial reports, three CRPF personnel were injured after the terrorists fired upon the CRPF patrolling team as they were exiting their vehicle.
Jammu and Kashmir IG Dilbag Singh, “Terrorists attacked a naka party at Model Town in Sopore. Injuries to some Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans and a civilian reported. Area cordoned off and search operation started.”
Terrorists attacked a naka party at Model town in Sopore. Injuries to some Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans and a civilian reported. Area cordoned off and search operation started: Dilbag Singh, DGP Jammu & Kashmir Police (file pic) https://t.co/uAVm7DG5Bu pic.twitter.com/ZhwoZ5tLUy
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The CRPF personnel, injured in the terror attack, have suffered critical injuries, police sources have said.
A civilian was also hurt in the attack. The injured have been shifted to a hospital.
(This is breaking news. More details awaited)