September 2006 News

Suspected Hizb Militants Kill SPOs In J&K

1 September 2006
The Times of India

Jammu: Two Special Police Officers were gunned down by suspected militants of the outlawed Hizb-ul-Mujahideen outfit in an ambush in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district, officials said in Jammu on Friday. SPOs Naresh Kumar and Manohar Lal, posted at Baroti police post in Kishtwar tehsil, were returning home after duty last evening when they were ambushed by militants and shot dead, they said. The ultras took the weapons belonging to the SPOs and fled. Police have launched a search operation in the area to track down the suspected Hizbul militants, they said.


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