Militants attack Srinagar CRPF camp, 5 jawans killed, 7 injured
Srinagar– Militants on Wednesday stormed a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in Bemina area of Srinagar, killing five jawans and injuring seven others. The two militants, who carried out the attack, were also killed. According to reports, the militants attacked the camp near a school in the Bemina area and started firing at the police personnel.The CRPF camp at Bemina is surrounded by the Police Public Schooland many government buildings.
Tt was not clear whether there were two or three militants who hurled grenades and opened indiscriminate firing at the CRPF camp. “Two fidayeen (suicide militants) were neutralised and searches are going on,” the officer said.
This is the first suicide attack in Kashmir in the last three years with the last such incident taking place in January 2010. ANI