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Terrorists attack police convoy in Handwara

Updated: Oct 15, 2016 23:33 IST

Handwara (Jamamu and Kashmir) [India], Oct. 15 (ANI): Terrorists again opened fire at a vehicle of the Jammu and Kashmir Police at Tootigund in Handwara district late on Saturday night a day after one Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) jawan was killed and eight others injured after terrorists attack their convoy near a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp at Zakura.

Three companies of SSB were returning after patrolling in six trucks yesterday, when the convoy was attack by militants at Zakura on the outskirts of Srinagar along the road to Ladakh.

The SSB men retaliated by returning fire but the militants reportedly fled from the scene, Kumar added.

Further details awaited. (ANI)