Srinagar, Nov 17: A police officer was killed while a constable was wounded after militants suddenly attacked a police party near Zakura in the outskirts of Srinagar city.
Police sources said that a group of militants fired upon a police party that was on way to Zakura resulting in the injuries of two policemen including Sub-Inspector Imran Ahmed and constable Suhail Ahmed.
Imran Ahmed succumbed to his injuries while wounded constable is undergoing treatment.
Reports said that a militant has also been arrested during the melee.
The wreath laying ceremony for the slain cop was observed in Police Control Room Srinagar. CNS