Pulwama attack: Cop succumbed to injuries


Qayoom Khan
Srinagar, May 25 (GNS): A cop who was injured seriously in militant attack at Manghama in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district succumbed to injuries.
A police officer told news agency GNS that militants attacked security guards of NC district president and former MLA Rajpora Ghulam Mohidin Mir at Manghama in the district. The incident occurred when the NC leader was attending a marriage function in the area.
In the incident two cops injured, one among them critically and have been shifted to nearby hospital for treatment. However, the doctors at district hospital Pulwama referred one of the injured Reyaz Ahmad to Srinagar hospital for specialized treatment.
Soon after the injured cop Reyaz reached SMHS hospital here in Srinagar, the doctors present there declared him brought dead, he said.
Following the attack, the forces launched a massive search operation to track down the militant group involved in the shootout. (GNS)