Srinagar: A Special Police officer (SPO) of Jammu and Kashmir Police has been killed in the ongoing gunfight in Beerwah area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
Quoting an unnamed senior police officer, GNS reported that one SPO, Altaf Ahmad, has been killed in the ongoing encounter in Beerwah.
Earlier, a joint team of Police and Army launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Beerwah.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an gunfight. (GNS)