Srinagar : Suspected militants on Friday attacked security forces in Bijbehara area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district in which a CRPF jawaan and a minor boy were killed.
An official told to media that, terrorists opened fire on 90 BN CRPF party near Padshahi Bagh, Bijbehara in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district in which one CRPF Jawaan and a minor boy was injured.
He said that injured persons were shifted to Sub Divisional Hospital SDH Bijbehara for treatment where CRPF Jawaan succumbed to injuries and the minor boy also breathed his last after doctors tried their best to save him.
CRPF’s spokesman told to media that attack took place at Bijbehera on the security forces. “We lost a CRPF jawaan. A minor boy who was injured, also succumbed,” he said.
Hospital sources confirmed that a CRPF Jawaan and a minor boy succumbed to their injuries at the SDH Bibehara. The slain boy has been identified as Maheem of Yaripora, Kulgam District and the CRPF Jawaan has been identified as Samal kumar.
Police sources said that the area has been condoned off to nab the attackers. Meanwhile, J&K police claimed to have identified the terrorist involved in the Bijbehara firing is Zahid Daas ,terrorist of JKIS outfit, he is found to be involved in today’s attack at Bijbehara. Police has registered FIR against him by name