October 2017 News

Terrorists Attack PDP MLA's Cavalcade, Cop Killed In Kashmir

14 October 2017
Times of India
M Saleem Pandit

Srinagar: A policeman was killed and another injured in a terrorist attack on the cavalcade of a PDP MLA in Kulgam district of south Kashmir on Saturday afternoon. Reports said militants attacked the cavalcade of MLA Noorabad Abdul Majid Padroo. A police driver Khurshid Ahmad was killed on the spot and another was injured while the MLA escaped unhurt. The attack occurred at Nandmarg crossing in DH Pora Kulgam. Security forces rushed to the spot and launched a massive search. In another incident, a cop was arrested at Manigam in Ganderbal after locals accused him of clicking photographs of a girl at Manigam Bye Pass. Sources said the girl saw the cop clicking her pictures and raised an alarm. The cop was caught and thrashed by the girl and locals. The police detained the cop and registered a case against him, said sources.