Srinagar, October 18: Suspected militants on Wednesday evening shot dead a special police officer (SPO) Tral area of South Kaahmir’s Pulwama district.
A police officer told news agency GNS that an SPO namely Haleem Gujjar, son of Fateh Gujjar, resident of Gutro, Aripal Tral was fired upon by militants near his residence.
In the incident Haleem suffered critical bullet wounds and was shifted nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead, the officer said. Soon the after the incident, Government forces launched a manhunt in the area to nab the assailants. (GNS)