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Budgam Gunfight Update

News Desk
Friday, February 19, 2021
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JK NEWS OBSERVER 

01 SPO killed, 01 policemen injured in Budgam encounter, operation on
 
Srinagar, February 19:A Special Police officer of Jammu & Kashmir Police has been killed while as another policeman injured in an ongoing gunfight in Beerwah Zaingam area of Central Kashmir's Budgam district.
 
An official confirmed to news agency KDC, that one SPO has lost his life namely Altaf Ahmad, resident of Chadoora while as another Policeman injured namely Manzoor Ahmad from Sopore in an ongoing encounter in Beerwah.
 
Earlier, Reports reaching KDC said that a joint team of Police and army and CRPF launched a massive cordon and search operation in Zaingam village in Beerwah Budgam.
 
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an gunfight. (KDC)