August 2006 News

SPO shot dead in Kupwara

30 August 2006
The Hindu

Srinagar: Militants on Wednesday killed a special police officer (SPO) in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. Militants shot dead Farid Ahmad Khan at Devar in Lolab area of Kupwara district, a police spokesman said. A civilian was injured. The militants fled the scene immediately after the firing. A hunt has been launched to nab them. No militant outfit has so far claimed responsibility.


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