A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) assistant sub-inspector was martyred while two troopers and a civilian, were injured after militants attacked a force party at Achabal in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday.
Reports said that the militants fired upon a CRPF party at Achabal.
In the attack, three paramilitary troopers and a shopkeeper sustained bullet wounds and were taken to nearby Achabal hospital for treatment where one of them succumbed.
The slain was identified as ASI ML Meena, reported GNS news agency.
Two other troopers were later referred to army’s 92 base hospital in Badamibagh, Srinagar.
The injured civilian has been identified as Ghulam Rasool.