SPOs shot at in south; one dies, another injured

SPOs shot at in south; one dies, another injured

For the second time in two days, militants unleashed terror on Saturday as a Special Police Officer (SPO) was killed while another was injured in two different incidents in South Kashmir.

"Ashraf was sacked upon by the suspected militants near Muran Chowk. He was working as an SPO in Srinagar", SSP said. "He was working as an SPO in Srinagar", SSP said.

The deceased was identified as Special police official (SPO) Mohammad Ashraf resident Machpona area of Pulwama.

Official sources said that the injured was referred to District Hospital Pulwama where he succumbed, they said adding a massive hunt has been launched to nab the attackers. He was immediately taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his wounds. The police officer, Mushtaq Ahmed Sheikh, was injured when terrorists fired at his residence.

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He said his decision was due to his "dismay and foreboding" over the way the party's leadership has conducted itself. Shawcroft said her presence on the leadership board had become a "distraction".

Police has registered a case in this regard and investigations set into motion.

On March 28, four terrorists were gunned down by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri area.

Another SPO had been shot dead by terrorists in Anantnag district on Thursday.

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