J&K: One CRPF personnel killed in Srinagar's Karan Nagar; encounter underway

CRPF and terrorists exchange gunfire in a building after guard foils plan to enter camp

A CRPF jawan was injured in the exchange of fire.

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb 12 (ANI): One CRPF personnel succumbed to his injuries on Monday while fighting in the ongoing encounter at CRPF camp in Srinagar's Karan Nagar.

Two militants carrying backpacks and AK 47 rifles were spotted by a CRPF personnel around 4.30 am as they approached the camp. "Fortunately two terrorists are in cordon & exchange of fire going on".

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Though earlier reports suggest the terror attack bid was foiled because of the alertness of soldiers, stationed at the post, but latest reports say that gunshots have been heard and the encounter between the security forces and the terrorists is still on.

In that attack, a group of heavily-armed JeM militants dressed in army fatigues stormed the military camp in a pre-dawn attack, hurling grenades and spraying automatic gunfire as they entered the family quarters when everyone was asleep, officials had said. "He fired, forcing them to flee from the bylanes", media reports quoted a CRPF spokesperson as saying. Four terrorists were also neutralised by the security forces. The incident occurred on the when the Army was paying its respects to the five soldiers who had been martyred during the attack in Jammu's Sunjuwan.

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