CRPF officer killed in roof collapse

A CRPF officer died on Wednesday in an incident triggered by heavy snowfall in Kashmir, police said. Sub Inspector H C Murmur of the 115 battalion the CRPF, who was guard in-charge, sustained injuries due to collapse of the guard room at the residence of National Conference leader Mohammad Sayeed Akhoon due to snowfall, a police official said.

He said the injured CRPF personnel was rushed to SKIMS hospital where he succumbed.