Terror attack on CRPF camp in Srinagar thwarted, fierce encounter on

Gunfight starts in Karan Nagar Srinagar

Gunfight starts in Karan Nagar Srinagar

"Immediately search operation in the camp periphery was launched", he said.

As per reports, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) foiled the infiltration bid in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir after they opened fire on the two militants spotted in the area.

A CRPF personnel who was seriously injured in gunfight during ongoing encounter at CRPF camp in Srinagar's Karan Nagar in Jammu and Kashmir succumbs to injuries on Monday.

An alert was sounded after the two terrorists were found approaching towards CRPF camp situated in Srinagar. Two policemen were killed and a hardened Lashkar terrorist managed to flee from custody.

As per the latest updates, the gunbattle between the terrorists and security forces in underway near the camp between 23 Battalion of the CRPF.

Earlier on Saturday, Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militants stormed the Sunjwan army camp in Jammu, killing five security personnel and one civilian.

The militants then fled from the spot and entered the nearby building, the spokesperson said. However, police later arrested two militants and as many Over Ground Workers (OGWs) who helped Naveed to escape.

After the hiding terrorists were challenged, they fired at the security forces triggering an encounter that continues till reports last came in.

The trooper was wounded in the shootout as the security forces prepared for a final assault against the holed-up militants, a police officer said.

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