Militants injured CRPF officer in Kashmir

Srinagar, Jan 3 (IANS) A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officer was shot and wounded by militants on Tuesday in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Police said the militants fired at an Assistant Sub-Inspector in Muran Chowk, about 40 km from here.

“It was apparently a hit-and-run attack. The trooper has been shifted to the Army’s Base Hospital in Srinagar where his condition is said to be stable,” a police official said.