A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan, on vacation, was shot dead by militants in south Kashmir district of Pulwama on late Sunday night, a police spokesman said on Monday.
He said militants fired upon CRPF jawan Naseer Ahmad Rather near his house at village Naira in Pulwama district.
Rather with multiple injuries in his abdomen was immediately rushed to District Hospital, Pulwama, where he was declared brought dead.
Rather was posted in Police Control Room (PCR) Srinagar with 183 batallion of CRPF and was on leave.
Killing of Rather came barely 24 hours after terrorists released an abducted Special Police Officer (SPO) in Tral area of the Pulwama district after 24 hours following the appeal by his mother.
By: New Indian Express
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