Monday, May 4, 2020

Handwara news: CRPF patrolling team was attacked by the terrorists, 3 soldiers martyred, 1 terrorist neutralised...

Handwara news: CRPF patrolling team was attacked by the terrorists, 3 soldiers martyred, 1 terrorist neutralised...



A CRPF patrolling party was attacked by the terrorists in Qaziabad area of ​​Handwara.  After this attack, retaliation between the terrorists and security forces started.


According to information provided by the sources, 3 CRPF jawans have been martyred in this retaliation and 7 CRPF jawans are said to be injured. Pankaj Singh spokesperson from CRPF said in the attack a suicide terrorist has also been shot dead by the CRPF jawans.

The area now has been cordoned off by the security forces in Kupwara district of North Kashmir. The sources said the encounter started during the search operation of the terrorists in the district. After the attack, reinforcement was sent to the site.


According to the sources, TRF a terrorist organisation has taken the responsibility of this attack. TRF has also taken responsibility for the Handwara attack. This is the second such attack that took place in the last 48 hours. On 2nd May, an army colonel, a major, two jawans and 1 sub-inspector of Jammu and Kashmir were martyred in that attack. The terrorists have also attacked another area, Puru in Budgam district. Amid the reports of retaliation with militants at Qaziabad in Handwara district, the CISF patrol party at Wagoora Nowgam were also targeted.  According to the information, 1 CISF personnel was injured in this attack. The security forces have also cordoned off this area of ​​Budgam district and have started a search operation there.