In Pictures: Floral Tribute Paid to CRPF Men Killed In Lawaypora Militant Attack

Two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel, including an officer, were killed and two others injured in a ‘hit and run’ militant attack on the Srinagar outskirts on Thursday. [Mubashir Khan/ Greater Kashmir] 
Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Vijay Kumar said they have arrested two overground militants workers while the LeT militants who carried out the attack on CRPF in Lawaypora yesterday have been identified. [Mubashir Khan/ Greater Kashmir]
Talking to reporters at STC Humhama, on the sidelines of the wreath laying ceremony of CRPF men killed in the attack, the IGP said that Srinagar police and Bandipora police worked tirelessly soon after the attack and identified the three men who took part in the Lawaypora attack. [Mubashir Khan/ Greater Kashmir]

He said that the trio had conducted a recce of the area on March 24 after which they chose the target on Thursday afternoon. [Mubashir Khan/ Greater Kashmir]

On whether attacks like Lawaypora may cast a shadow on the upcoming Amarnath Yatra commencing from June 28, the Kashmir police chief said that those involved in yesterday’s attack will be killed before the yatra starts. [Mubashir Khan/ Greater Kashmir]