Paramilitary trooper killed, eight injured in Zakura attack

Gunshots were heard in Zakoora area on the outskirts of Srinagar on Friday evening, reports said.
Paramilitary trooper killed, eight injured in Zakura attack

A paramilitary Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) trooper was killed and eight others were injured in a militant attack in Zakura on the outskirts of Srinagar on Friday.

 

Reports said that five troopers were injured critically in the attack that took place on Friday evening.

 

"At around 7:30 pm, three of our companies were returning after their duty. It was convoy of six vehicles.  Two to three men came out of an alley and fired on one of the vehicles and ran away," Deepak Kumar, a senior SSB official told NDTV.

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