Srinagar: Two army personnel were killed on Thursday in an attack by suspected militants on Srinagar outskirts.
Reports said that militants emerged at Aban Shah Chowk HMT Srinagar and fired upon the troopers, leaving them critically injured.
Quoting police sources, KNT reported that militants boarded in a van fired upon Quick Reaction Team (QRT) at Aban Shah Chowk that falls under the jurisdiction of Parimpora Police Station.
Both the army personnel succumbed to their injuries while being taken to Sharifabad HMT.
The area has been cordoned and a search operation has been launched. (KNT)