Police head constable shot dead by militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

PTI | Published: 29th January 2022 07:42 PM
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SRINAGAR: Militants on Saturday shot dead a policeman in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Jammu & Kashmir Police head constable Ali Mohammad was fired upon by militants at around 5:35 pm near his residence at Hasanpora in the Bijbehara area of Anantnag, a police official said.

He said Mohammad was shifted to a hospital in critical condition where he succumbed. The area has been cordoned off and a hunt launched to nab the assailants, the official said.

Tags : Jammu Kashmir Police Anantnag district Kashmir militancy

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