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Militants injured CRPF officer in Kashmir

Militants injured CRPF officer in Kashmir
SRINAGAR, SEP 20 (UNI) Security personnel keeping vigil at Budshah bridge in Srinagar on Tuesday as security has been intensified in the Kashmir valley after Uri attack in which 18 soldiers were martyred on September 18. UNI PHOTO-6U

Srinagar: A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officer was shot and wounded by militants on Tuesday in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Police said the militants fired at an Assistant Sub-Inspector in Muran Chowk, about 40 km from here.

“It was apparently a hit-and-run attack. The trooper has been shifted to the Army’s Base Hospital in Srinagar where his condition is said to be stable,” a police official said.