A policeman was killed and another injured after militants attacked a police vehicle in Pazalpora area of Bijbehara in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday.
Reports said that head constable Abdul Rashid and Special Police Officer Bilal Ahmad were injured in the attack. Both of them were rushed to sub-district hospital Bijbehara where Ahmad was declared dead on arrival.
Rashid was referred to Srinagar after initial treatment at the hospital, said a doctor.
DIG South Kashmir Amit Kumar, according to news agency, confirmed the attack. He said the police are verifying the details.