May 1998 News


Special police officer, four others gunned down in Poonch

6ht May 1998

JAMMU: At least five people, including a special police officer (SPO), were killed and two seriously injured in a militants attack at Surrankot area of Poonch district late last night. An official spokesman told UN here today that the militants had fired upon the villagers indiscriminately. Five people,including the SPO, were killed on the spot. A massive combing operation has been launched to nab the culprits. Senior civil and police officials have rushed to the spot.


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