No less than three officers were harmed this morning after an armed force convoy was assaulted in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara region.
One of the harmed soldiers is reported to be critical.
Terrorists assaulted the group near Kralgund in Handwara town. Armed force dispatched the counter-hostile yet terrorists have figured out how to get away.
Armed force has dispatched cordon and pursuit operations in the area.
This is the second terrorist assault on armed force escort in the Valley since the July 8 killing of Hizbul Mujahideen terroristt Burhan Wani.
A month ago, two officers and a policeman were killed and five warriors harmed when an armed force group was assaulted on the Srinagar-Baramulla roadway near Khawaja Bagh in Baramulla.