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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