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Terrorists attack security forces in Pulwama: Official

The area has been cordoned off and a search operation has been launched to nab the attackers, the official said, adding details are awaited.

Published: 13th September 2020 07:39 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th September 2020 07:39 PM   |  A+A-

Soliders stand guard on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at Awantipora in Pulwama District on Thursday.

Soliders stand guard on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at Awantipora in Pulwama District. (File | PTI)

By PTI

SRINAGAR: Terrorists attacked a team of security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, but there are no reports of any loss of life, police said.

"Around 5:45pm, militants fired on a party of Army's Rashtriya Rifles at Parigam in south Kashmir's Pulwama," a police official said.

The security forces retaliated forcing the terrorists to flee, he said.

There are no reports of any loss of life or injury, he said.

The area has been cordoned off and a search operation has been launched to nab the attackers, the official said, adding details are awaited.



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