2 cops shot dead on city outskirts
Srinagar, Apr 24 (Ground Report): Suspected militants shot dead two policemen and wounded another seriously near Pohru Chowk Nowgam on the outskirts of Srinagar City on Monday evening, reports said.
They said that head constable Abdul Khaliq, selection grade constable Farooq Ahmad and head constable Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din were on naka duty near Pohuru chowk when suddenly suspected militants fired upon them from point blank range at about 9:30 PM.
While Khaliq and Farooq died on the spot, Mohi-ud-Din was seriously injured in the attack.
A police official confirmed to this reporter that two policemen were killed while another was injured in the attack.