Rediff India Abroad
 Rediff India Abroad Home  |  All the sections

Search:



The Web

India Abroad




Newsletters
Sign up today!

Mobile Downloads
Text 67333
Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Contact the editors
Discuss this Article


Home > News > PTI

Srinagar CRPF encounter: 2 militants killed

October 12, 2007 08:34 IST

Two suicide bombers who forced their way into the battalion headquarters of the Central Reserve Police Force in Srinagar [Images] late on Thursday evening were killed on Friday morning.

The bombers had entered the premises on the Boulevard Road on the banks of Dal Lake, when Chief Minister Ghulam [Images] Nabi Azad was hosting an Iftar party at the nearby Sheri Kashmir International Conference Centre.

One of the bombers was killed on Thursday evening while the second was killed in a shoot-out, which left three personnel injured, the police said.

Further details soon.

Earlier report: Attack on CRPF headquarters



© Copyright 2007 PTI. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.

Advertisement
Advertisement