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Pulwama Encounter: Four CRPF men, two militants killed

Pulwama Encounter: Four CRPF men, two militants killed

The CRPF Training Centre building which militants attacked in Lethpora is up in flames as the firings from both the sides is going on.

A police official told Rising Kashmir that four CRPF men have been killed while two militants who had stormed Group Training Centre in Latpora were also killed in the encounter. The casualties were suffered in the initial attack by the militants, the sources said. Earlier it was reported that three terrorists have been killed.

The gunbattle between the terrorists and security forces left two jawans injured. "There is quite possibility of similar type of attack on other camp also", said the CRPF.

Terming the incident as "unfortunate", he said, "for the past two to three days the inputs were coming". All of them succumbed to their wounds later. Two personnel got injured in the attack. Meanwhile, terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed responsibility for the Fidayeen attack on Lethpora CRPF camp. The four-storey building consists of 3 blocks, and block-one is used for officer's family accommodation, the second block as main office while block three has been targeted by terrorists. A statement issued to local media said the "blood of martyrs is yielding results".

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